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Sophocles, Philoctetes, 554-556


nanwere all of your crew, I resolved not to continue my voyage in silence, without first giving you my news and getting the due reward. You know nothing, I suspect, of your own affairs: the new designs the Greek


nanhave regarding you, and not only designs, but deeds in progress and no longer postponed. Neoptolemu


nanhave regarding you, and not only designs, but deeds in progress and no longer postponed. Neoptolemu


Intertexts (texts cited often on the same page as the searched text):

4 results
1. Sophocles, Ajax, 186 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

2. Sophocles, Electra, 40-58, 660-661, 674, 680-765, 770-771, 773-776, 783-796, 881-882, 885-919, 39 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

3. Sophocles, Philoctetes, 127-131, 164, 166-167, 173, 191-200, 212-218, 226-228, 234, 237, 242, 257, 265-266, 268-295, 297, 300-304, 311, 313-316, 319-460, 468-503, 507-521, 528-529, 533, 54-55, 555-556, 56, 561-569, 57, 570-579, 58, 580-589, 59, 590-599, 60, 600-602, 61, 610-619, 62, 622-629, 63, 630-637, 64-65, 662-670, 126 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

4. Dio Chrysostom, Orations, 52.14 (1st cent. CE

52.14.  Again, Euripides causes Odysseus to arrive not unattended but in company with Diomedes, another Homeric touch. Thus all in all, as I was saying, throughout the whole play he displays the greatest dexterity and plausibility in the action; an irresistible, yes, amazing, power of language; a dialogue that is clear and natural and urbane; and lyrics that not only are delight­ful but also contain a strong incentive toward virtue.


Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
aeschylus, philoctetes Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 99
ajax, and tragic irony Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 413
ajax (sophocles), tragic irony in Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 413
anger, of philoctetes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 530, 531
athena, and tragic irony Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 413
deception, and tragic irony Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 413
electra (sophocles), and tragic irony Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 413
episodes, of philoctetes (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 530, 531
euripides, and philoctetes (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 530, 531
euripides, philoctetes Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 99
general parodos, of philoctetes (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 530
irony, tragic Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 413
knowledge, of the spectators Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 413
morality, and neoptolemus Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 413
myth, innovations reflected in the, language Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 99
neoptolemus, and tragic irony Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 413
odysseus, and tragic irony Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 413
oedipus, and polybus Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 413
oedipus the king (sophocles), and tragic irony Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 413
orestes, and clytemnestra Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 413
peripeteia, in philoctetes (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 531
philoctetes, and tragic irony Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 413
philoctetes, false merchant scene Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 99
philoctetes, odysseus Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 99
philoctetes, use of myth Budelmann, The Language of Sophocles: Communality, Communication, and Involvement (1999) 99
philoctetes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 530, 531
philoctetes (sophocles), and tragic discovery Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 413
philoctetes (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 530, 531
polybus, death of Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 413
prologue, of philoctetes (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 530
spectators, and tragic irony Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 413
structure, of philoctetes (sophocles)' Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 531
structure, of philoctetes (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 530