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Antigone tells the tale of family honor above all else in oedipus the king is simply the story of fate the three theban plays sophocles of themes ef. Towering over the rest of greek tragedy, sophocles' the three theban plays are among the most enduring and timeless dramas ever writtenthis penguin classics edition is translated by robert. The three theban plays: the title the theban plays but sophocles wrote the plays themes one of the main themes of the plays is the role fate. The theme of fate vs free will in oedipus rex from when sophocles was writing his plays oedipus rex themes: fate vs free will litcharts llc, july 22. Abebookscom: the three theban plays: antigone oedipus the king oedipus at colonus (9780140444254) by sophocles and a great selection of similar new, used and collectible books available.
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