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Author Aristophanes.

Title The complete plays of Aristophanes / edited and with an introduction by Moses Hadas.

Imprint New York : Bantam books, c1962, 2006.

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Edition Bantam classic reissue / June 2006.
Description 577 p. ; 18 cm.
Series Bantam classic
Note First Bantam edition July 1962.
Translated from the classical Greek.
Contents Introduction -- Acharnians -- Knights -- Clouds -- Wasps -- Peace -- Birds -- Lysistrata -- Thesmophoriazusae -- Frogs -- Ecclesiazusae -- Plutus.
Summary A poet who hated an age of decadence, armed conflict, and departure from tradition, Aristophanes' comic genius influenced the political and social order of his own fifth-century Athens. But as Moses Hadas writes in his introduction to this volume, 'His true claim upon our attention is as the most brilliant and artistic and thoughtful wit our world has known.' Includes The Acharnians, The Birds, The Clouds, Ecclesiazusae, The Frogs, The Knights, Lysistrata, Peace, Plutus, Thesmophoriazusae, and The Wasps.
Subject Aristophanes -- Translations into English.
Added Author Hadas, Moses, 1900-1966.
Added Title Plays. English
ISBN 0553213431
9780553213430 : $5.95

 
    
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