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Oedipus the King

Audiobook

FULLY DRAMATISED

This new translation of the great classic of Ancient Greece starts a cycle of drama. recordings by Naxos AudioBooks. The anguished tale of Oedpus, 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 digital audio, with the outstanding young actor Michael Sheen - recently seen as Hennj V (RSC) and Amadeus (West End) and on film and TV.

Music: Siegel, Buck.


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Publisher: Naxos AudioBooks Edition: Unabridged

OverDrive Listen audiobook

  • File size: 49092 KB
  • Release date: April 28, 2005
  • Duration: 01:42:16

MP3 audiobook

  • File size: 49183 KB
  • Release date: April 28, 2005
  • Duration: 01:42:16
  • Number of parts: 2

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Formats

OverDrive Listen audiobook
MP3 audiobook

subjects

Drama Fiction

Languages

English

Levels

Text Difficulty:9-12

FULLY DRAMATISED

This new translation of the great classic of Ancient Greece starts a cycle of drama. recordings by Naxos AudioBooks. The anguished tale of Oedpus, 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 digital audio, with the outstanding young actor Michael Sheen - recently seen as Hennj V (RSC) and Amadeus (West End) and on film and TV.

Music: Siegel, Buck.


Expand title description text