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Anthony Hecht


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Seven Against Thebes, The

Seven Against Thebes, The

Anthony Hecht
Oedipus discovers that he has married his mother. In anger he blinds himself and curses his sons, Eteocles and Polynices. He says they can have the kingdom but must fight for it. The brothers decide to share it - each taking alternate years to rule. Eteoc

Original Playwright - Aeschylus. Translated by Helen Bacon and Anthony Hecht

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1st Published:
Oxford University Press 1991   978-0195070071


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