Ajax came here because he was bound by an oath he swore. Ajax did not come here to fight for your woman, like all the other poor, worn out men. Ajax may be the earliest of sophocles seven tragedies to have survived, though it is probable that he had been composing plays for a quarter of a century already when it was first staged. Sophocles ajax 2012 dennis daly introduction sophocles lived during the golden age of ancient greece. Ayax sofocles completo pdf results 1 30 of 37 teatro completo.
Supersummary, a modern alternative to sparknotes and cliffsnotes, offers highquality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics. He probably came from a wealthy merchant family and lived what many would think of as a near perfect life. Gredos libros, revistas y comics en mercado libre argentina. This onepage guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of ajax by sophocles. Ajax by sophocles, free pdf, ebook, epub global grey. Ayax, las traquinias, antigona, edipo rey, electra. Results 1 22 of 22 antigona filoctetes traquinias clasicos by sofocles and a great selection of similar used, new and collectible books available now at tragedias. Ajax is a greek tragedy written by sophocles, one of the first three classical tragedians whose works.
Translated in verse by robin bond 2014 university of canterbury, christchurch, new zealand. Dramatis personae athena odysseus ajax chorus of salaminians tecmessa, concubine of ajax messenger teucer, halfbrother of ajax menelaus agamemnon mute persons eurysaces, child of ajax and tecmessa attendants, heralds, etc. It chronicles the fate of the warrior ajax after the events of the iliad, but before the end of the trojan war. The date of ajax s first performance is unknown and may never be found, but most scholars regard it as an early work, circa 450 430 b. His coming here had nothing to do with you because, to him, you were a nobody, a nothing and ajax placed no value on nobodies. He was born around 496 bc in colonus, just outside of athens, and died 90 years later. Sofocles gredos libros, revistas y comics en mercado.881 136 338 182 210 1277 1560 803 222 1486 332 1183 998 392 1011 641 1062 197 233 235 442 186 104 16 249 1 813 1411 1358 1087 337 1172 180 816 1035 647 1326 193 1448 583