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Author Aristophanes, author.

Title Lysistrata and other plays / translated with an introduction and notes by Alan H. Sommerstein.

Publication Info. London ; New York : Penguin, 2002.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    882 ARI 2002    Available
Edition Revised edition.
Description liii, 241 pages ; 20 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Penguin classics
Penguin classics.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page il).
Contents The Acharnians -- The clouds -- Lysistrata.
Summary Presents an English translation of "Lysistrata," Arisophanes's 411 B.C. play about an Athenian woman who leads her fellow Greek wives in a sex strike until their husbands stop warring with each other; and includes two additional dramas by the ancient Greek playwright.
Language Translated from the Greek.
Subject Aristophanes -- Translations into English.
Lysistrata (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Peace movements -- Drama.
Women and peace -- Drama.
Genre/Form Comedy plays.
Comedies.
Added Author Sommerstein, Alan H, translator, writer of added commentary, writer of introduction.
Container of (expression): Aristophanes. Acharnians. English. (Sommerstein)
Container of (expression): Aristophanes. Clouds. English (Sommerstein)
Container of (expression): Aristophanes. Lysistrata. English (Sommerstein)
Other Form: Online version: Aristophanes. Lysistrata and other plays. Rev. ed. London ; New York : Penguin, 2002 (OCoLC)603919161
ISBN 0140448144
9780140448146

 
    
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