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Mekler, S. (Siegfried) 1852-1912

Overview
Works: 86 works in 478 publications in 6 languages and 1,186 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Commentaries  Illustrated works  Textbooks  Records and correspondence  Biography  Study guides 
Roles: Editor, Author, Arranger, Adapter, Translator, Other, Creator, Contributor, în
Classifications: PA3975.M4, 882.01
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Most widely held works about S Mekler
 
Most widely held works by S Mekler
Sophoclis Tragoediae by Sófocles( Book )

93 editions published between 1885 and 1985 in 5 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academicorum philosophorum index herculanensis by Philodemus( Book )

35 editions published between 1902 and 1958 in 7 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academicorvm philosophorvm index hercvlanensis( Book )

7 editions published between 1902 and 1958 in 3 languages and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophoclis Antigone by Sophocles( Book )

31 editions published between 1887 and 1930 in 4 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus rex by Sophokles( Book )

31 editions published between 1885 and 1939 in 3 languages and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the full text of "Oedipus Tyrannus," by Sophocles, the Greek playwright, presented by the Perseus Project of the Department of Classics at Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts. Includes author information and help for texts and text tools. Offers Greek text with morphological links. Links to the home page of the Perseus Project
Sophocles by Sophocles( Book )

23 editions published between 1885 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains eleven critical essays on the works of Sophocles, arranged in chronological order of publication
Sophoclis Philoctetes by Sophocles( Book )

20 editions published between 1885 and 1931 in 3 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragoediae by Sophocles( Book )

20 editions published between 1807 and 1935 in 4 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Euripidea by S Mekler( Book )

8 editions published between 1879 and 1897 in German and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aiax by Sophocles( Book )

15 editions published between 1885 and 1939 in Greek, Ancient and Greek, Modern and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus at Colonus by Sophocles( Book )

15 editions published between 1885 and 1935 in 4 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sophocles' Oedipus at Colonus tells the story of the last day in the life of Oedipus. It was written at the end of the fifth century BCE in Athens, in the final years of the "Golden Age" of Athenian culture, and in the last year of Sophocles' own life. At the center of the play is the mysterious transformation of Oedipus from an old and blind beggar, totally dependent on his daughters, to the man who rises from his seat and, without help, leads everyone to the place where he is destined to die. In the background of this transformation stands the grove of the Furies, the sacred place of the implacable goddesses who pursue the violators of blood relationships. Although Oedipus, who killed his father and married his mother, is an obvious target of the Furies' vengeance, he enters their grove at the beginning of the play, sure that it is the resting place Apollo has predicted for him. The reversals and paradoxes in the play speak to the struggle that Oedipus' life and the action of the play bring vividly before us: how do we as humans, subject to constant change, find stable ground on which to stand and define our moral lives? Sophocles offers his play as a witness to the remarkable human capacity to persevere in this struggle."--BOOK JACKET
Iphigeneia in Tauris by Euripides( Book )

8 editions published in 1891 in Greek, Ancient and German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book is the second of three volumes of a new prose translation, with introduction and notes, of eleven of Euripides' most exciting plays. Iphigenia among the Taurians, set on the Black Sea at the edge of the known world, is much more than a nail-biting story of escape. It is remarkable for its sensitive delineation of character as it weighs Greek against barbarian civilization. Bacchae, a profound exploration of the human psyche, deals with the appalling consequences of resistance to Dionysus, god of wine and unfettered emotion. This tragedy, which above all others speaks to our post-Freudian era, is one of Euripides' two last surviving plays. The second, Iphigenia at Aulis, so vastly different as to highlight the playwright's Protean invention, centres on the ultimate dysfunctional family, that of Agamemnon, as natural emotion is tested in the tragic crucible of the Greek expedition against Troy. Rhesus, probably the work of another playwright, deals with a grisly event in the Trojan War. Like Iphigenia at Aulis, its 'suspect is war and the pity of war', but it is also a thrilling, action-packed theatrical Iliad in miniature."--Jacket
Sophoklis Tragoediae by Sophocles( Book )

4 editions published between 1889 and 1906 in Greek, Ancient and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus Rex by Sophocles( Book )

10 editions published between 1891 and 1920 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Contains the unabridged text of the classic Greek tragedy about Oedipus, a king who inadvertantly kills his father and marries his mother."
Sophoclis Tragoediae ex recensione Guilelmi Dindorfii by Sophocles( Book )

7 editions published between 1912 and 1939 in Latin and Greek, Ancient and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aiax by Sòfocles( Book )

12 editions published between 1893 and 1939 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mimiambi by Herodas( Book )

8 editions published in 1894 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophoclis Tragoediae by Sophocles( Book )

2 editions published in 1887 in Greek, Ancient and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exegetisch-Kritische Beiträge zu den Fragmenten der griechischen Tragiker by S Mekler( Book )

6 editions published in 1903 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medea by Euripides( Book )

9 editions published in 1886 in Greek, Ancient and German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medea is the archetypal wronged women driven to despair. When uncontrollable anger is unleashed, the obsessed mind's capacity for revenge knows no bounds
 
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Mekler, S.

Mekler, S. 1852-1912

Mekler, Segofredus.

Mekler, Segofredus 1852-1912

Mekler, Siegfr 1852-1912

Mekler, Siegfreid

Mekler, Siegfried

Mekler, Siegfried 1852-1912

Mekler, Sigfridus.

Mekler, Sigfridus 1852-1912

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