Oedipus the king

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This new translation of the great classic of Ancient Greece starts a cycle of drama recordings by Naxos AudioBooks. The anguished tale of Oedipus, who having solved the riddle of the Sphinx and become King of Thebes, gradually realises the crimes he has, unwittingly, committed, remains a drama of unremitting power 2,500 years after it was written. With full drama values, Naxos AudioBooks the atmosphere of the Greek amphitheatre to the soundworld of audio, with the outstanding young actor Michael Sheen – recently seen as Henry V (RSC) and Amadeus (West End) and on film and TV.
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Grouping Titleoedipus the king
Grouping Authorsophocles
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auth_author2Berg, Stephen.
Clay, Diskin.
Garrett, Spencer.
Guinan, Francis.
Itzin, Gregory.
Kimbrough, Charles.
Lennix, Harry J.
McLachlan, Rod.
Moffatt, John, 1922-2012.
Rudall, Nicholas.
Seymour, Carolyn.
Sheen, Michael.
Sheppard, W. Morgan.
Williams, Heathcote.
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Clay, Diskin.
Garrett, Spencer.|Performer
Guinan, Francis.|Performer
Itzin, Gregory.|Performer
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McLachlan, Rod.|Performer
Moffatt, John,1922-2012.|Performer
Rudall, Nicholas.
Seymour, Carolyn.|Performer
Sheen, Michael.|Performer
Sheppard, W. Morgan.|Performer
Williams, Heathcote.|Performer
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subject_facetBlind -- Drama
Classical drama (Tragedy)
Getty Center (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Incest -- Drama
Kings and rulers -- Drama
Oedipus (Greek mythology) -- Drama
Oedipus -- (Greek mythological figure) -- Drama
Parricide -- Drama
Thebes (Greece) -- Drama
title_displayOedipus the king
title_fullOedipus the king / Sophocles ; translated by Stephen Berg and Diskin Clay
Oedipus the king [electronic resource] / Sophocles
Oedipus the king [electronic resource]Sophocles Sophocles.
title_shortOedipus the king
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Drama
Incest
Kings and rulers
Oedipus
Oedipus (Greek mythology)
Parricide