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Sophocles

(496—406 bc)


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(c. 496–406 bc),

Greek dramatist. His seven surviving plays are notable for their complexity of plot and depth of characterization, and for their examination of the relationship between mortals and the divine order.

Subjects: Classical Studies.


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