Book III, Helen Reviews.OEDIPUS THE KING Sophocles TRANSLATED BY ROBERT FAGLES. OEDIPUS, king of Thehes A MESSENGER from Corinth TIME.About Robert Fagles: Fagles was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Charles Fagles, a lawyer, and Vera Voynow Fagle s, an architect. The Iliad H omer translated by Robert Fagles introduction and notes by Bernard Knox. Published 1990 by Viking in New York, N.Y, U.S.A. Hung Chang Oscilloscope Manual Free. and Aeschylus, Robert Fagless translations of The Iliad, then The Odys- sey, and finally The Aeneid, represent a monumental achievement. Fagle s t akes his.Robert Fagles ˈf eɪɡəl z September 11, 1933 March 26, 2008 was an Ame rican. Fagles w as born in Phil adel phia, Pennsylvania, the son of Charles Fagles, a lawyer, and Vera.