In the second section of this study, Laforgue demonstrates how l'oedipe
as a universal in the human psyche knows variable permutations, both historically and culturally, as seen in the literature after 1830.
en vient a se crever les yeux pour ne pas voir le desir
ran a blinder at Sandown last time but needs to dominate and won't overcome Nacarat.
These factors are shown to play a yet more unsettling role in Thomas Corneille's Timocrate, Pierre Corneille's Oedipe
and Racine's La Thebaide.
Of Ducis' original tragedies, Oedipe
chez Admete (1778; "Oedipus at the Home of Admetus") and Abufar (1795) are considered his best; the first earned him election to the Academie Francaise, in succession, ironically, to Voltaire.
Other important works by Gide, available in English, include the satires Paludes (1895) and Le Prom e th ee mal encha i ne (1899), collected as Marshlands and Prometheus Misbound (1953); the plays Philoctete (1899), Le Roi Candaule (1901), Saul (1903), Bethsab e (1912), and Persephone (1934), collected as My Theatre (1951); the play Oedipe
(1931) and the tale Thes ee (1946), collected as Two Legends: Theseus and Oedipus (1950); and the tales Isabelle (1911) and The Pastoral Symphony, included in Two Symphonies (1931).
A point-to-point winner in 2009, Jetnova made his debut for King at Newton Abbot in May when he came off third best behind Oedipe
, who has been highly tried in the past.
NEWTON ABBOT: 2.20 Oedipe
, 2.50 Spirit Of Lake, 3.20 Nortonthorpe Lad, 3.50 Norborne Bandit, 4.20 Financialregulator, 4.50 Mr Hudson.
Ladbrokes: 3 Big Fella Thanks, 10 Silverburn, 10 Nacarat, 12 Fier Normand, Possol, Ungaro, 14 Fleet Street, Hold Em, Lacdoudal, 16 Oedipe
, 20 bar.
Nicky Henderson, who won the Hennessy with Trabolgan three years ago, saddles Oedipe
this time and said: "I think he has a chance.
Six-and seven-year-olds are dominant, so the winner should come from a group containing Albertas Run, Air Force One, Dear Villez, Madison Du Berlais, Always Waining, Oedipe
, Verasi and Island Flyer.