Oedipus Rex

In pre-war Italy, a young couple have a baby boy. The father, however, is jealous of his son - and the scene moves to antiquity, where the baby is taken into the desert to be killed. He is rescued, given the name Edipo (Oedipus), and brought up by the King and Queen of Corinth as their son. One day an oracle informs Edipo that he is destined to kill his father and marry his mother. Horrified, he flees Corinth and his supposed parents.

Author : Pier Paolo Pasolini

Translator : Amin Saleh

Publishing House Rewayat
Publishing Year 2019
Cover Type Hard Cover
Size 22x14x2.5
Publishing House
Rewayat
Publishing Year
2019
Cover Type
Hard Cover
Size
22x14x2.5

60.00 AED

Description

In pre-war Italy, a young couple have a baby boy. The father, however, is jealous of his son - and the scene moves to antiquity, where the baby is taken into the desert to be killed. He is rescued, given the name Edipo (Oedipus), and brought up by the King and Queen of Corinth as their son. One day an oracle informs Edipo that he is destined to kill his father and marry his mother. Horrified, he flees Corinth and his supposed parents.

Additional Information

SKU 978-9948-24-496-7
Author Pier Paolo Pasolini
Illustrator No
Translator Amin Saleh
Publishing House Rewayat
Publishing Year 2019
Age Group No
Cover Type Hard Cover

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