Encyclopedia > Three Theban plays

  Article Content

Three Theban plays

The so-called three Theban plays, written by Greek dramatist Sophocles in the 5th century BC, follow the tragic downfall of the mythical king Oedipus of Thebes and his descendants:

All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
  Featured Article
Patron saint

... God[?] - hospitals and hospital workers, nurses John Bosco - apprentices[?], editors, printers/publishers Joseph the Betrothed - fighting Communism Juan de Castillo[?] - ...