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Storr, Francis 1839-1919

Overview
Works: 169 works in 561 publications in 6 languages and 5,969 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Tragedies (Drama)  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Personal narratives  Juvenile works  Art  Poetry  Fiction  Epic poetry  Textbooks 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author, Author of introduction, tra, în
Classifications: PA4414.O7, 882.01
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Most widely held works about Francis Storr
 
Most widely held works by Francis Storr
The Oedipus trilogy by Sophocles( )

9 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in English and held by 1,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus the King is Sophocles' legendary rendition of the myth of the great king Oedipus, perhaps the best known of all of the Greek Tragedies. When an oracle foretells that the young prince Oedipus will grow up to murder his father he is cast out of the kingdom by the king who hopes by doing so that he will avoid his fate. Oedipus grows up and many years later, not knowing his own identity, or the identity of his father, meets him at a crossroad where they argue and the king
Sophocles by Sophocles( Book )

85 editions published between 1912 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Included herein are the seven surviving plays of Athens' pre-eminent playwright, Sophocles, masterfully translated by Lewis Campbell, M.A., LL. D. The plays included are: 'Antigone, ' 'Aias, ' 'King Oedipus, ' 'Electra, ' 'The Trachinian Maidens, ' and 'Oedipus at Colonus.'
Oedipus the King by Sophocles( Book )

19 editions published between 1955 and 2006 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the story of Oedipus, who killed his father and married his mother
Sophocles' Oedipus trilogy by Sophocles( )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oedipus trilogy by Sophocles( )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus the King is Sophocles' legendary rendition of the myth of the great king Oedipus, perhaps the best known of all of the Greek Tragedies. When an oracle foretells that the young prince Oedipus will grow up to murder his father he is cast out of the kingdom by the king who hopes by doing so that he will avoid his fate. Oedipus grows up and many years later, not knowing his own identity, or the identity of his father, meets him at a crossroad where they argue and the king is killed. The rest of the tale pivots around the unraveling of this tangled family history and the appalling discovery of, not only patricide, but Oedipus' subsequent incest in unwittingly marrying his own mother
Sophocles by Sophocles( Book )

9 editions published between 1912 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophocles (497/6-406 BCE), considered one of the world's greatest poets, forged tragedy from the heroic excess of myth and legend. Seven complete plays are extant, including Oedipus Tyrannus, Ajax, Antigone, and Philoctetes. Among many fragments that also survive is a substantial portion of the satyr drama The Searchers
Travel pictures by Heinrich Heine( Book )

17 editions published between 1887 and 1915 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprises the accounts of four journeys taken at different times in the author's life
Life and remains of the Rev. R.H. Quick by Robert Hebert Quick( Book )

7 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Half a hundred hero tales of Ulysses and the men of old by Francis Storr( )

5 editions published between 1911 and 2013 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canterbury chimes, or, Chaucer tales retold for children by Francis Storr( Book )

16 editions published between 1878 and 1914 in English and German and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophocles by Sophocles( Book )

6 editions published between 1919 and 1956 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Etudes françaises et anglaises by Edmond Henri Adolphe Scherer( Book )

8 editions published between 1911 and 1971 in French and English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antigone by Sophocles( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This translastion by Richard Emil, concerns that part of the Oedipus story that occurs after Eteocles and Polyneices have killed each other over the succession to the throne of Thebes. Antigone's uncle Kreon succeeds to the throne
Oedipus the King; Oedipus at Colonus; Antigone by Sophocles( Book )

7 editions published between 1912 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus tyrannus; a new translation. Passages from ancient authors. Religion and psychology: some studies. Criticism by Sophocles( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The text is accompanied by a wealth of carefully chosen background materials and essays. Among the background materials are selections from Homer's Odyssey, Thucydides' account of the plague, and Euripides' Phoenissae. The best of ancient and modern criticism is represented, permitting discussion from many points of view: psychological, religious, anthropological, dramatic, and literary
Hints on French syntax, with exercises by Francis Storr( Book )

13 editions published between 1886 and 2015 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophocles : in two volumes by Sophocles( Book )

14 editions published between 1913 and 1978 in 4 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Traveller & the elegy by C Sankey( Book )

5 editions published between 1879 and 1993 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedies of Sophocles by Sophocles( )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer version of Sophocles' plays in English translation, plus DOS applications
Paradise lost : book I by John Milton( Book )

6 editions published between 1874 and 1887 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Oedipus trilogy
Alternative Names
Francis Storr britischer Klassischer Philologe, Übersetzer und Gymnasiallehrer

Francis Storr British classicist, translator, and teacher

Storr, F.

Storr, F. 1839-1919

Storr, F. (Francis), 1839-1919

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Sophocles' Oedipus trilogy