- Author:Alan H. Sommerstein,Aristophanes
- Publisher:Penguin Classics; Reprint edition (March 30, 1974)
- Subcategory:Dramas & Plays
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The combination of The Acharnians, The Clouds, and Lysistrata is terrific. It would make for a great course on Aristophanes.
The combination of The Acharnians, The Clouds, and Lysistrata is terrific. 2 people found this helpful.
This was a nice corrective after all the dire Greek Tragedies. Aristophanes is really a wonderful addition to the ancient literature.
The darker comedy of The Clouds satirizes Athenian philosophers - Socrates in particular - and reflects the uncertainties of a. .Aristophanes' Peace was performed at the City Dionysia in Athens in 421 .
The darker comedy of The Clouds satirizes Athenian philosophers - Socrates in particular - and reflects the uncertainties of a generation in which all tradition. by Aristophanes · Moses Hadas. as a decade-long war with Sparta seemed finally to be drawing to an end, and is one of only eleven extant plays by the greatest Old Comic poet. The Ecclesiazusae (or Women in Council).
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ARISTOPHANES, the most famous comic dramatist of ancient Greece, was born an Athenian citizen in about 445 .
Lysistrata/The Acharnians/The Clouds by Aristophanes, translated by Alan H. Sommerstein translated: 1973 format: 250 page Penguin Classics paperback (27th printing of a 1973 publication) acquired. ARISTOPHANES, the most famous comic dramatist of ancient Greece, was born an Athenian citizen in about 445 . Forty-four plays have been attributed to Aristophanes; eleven of these have survived.
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The earliest comic drama to survive, Acharnians is a highly committed play, its message being that Athens war with the Peloponnesians can and should be ended, and that peace will mean the restoration of normal life after six years' separation of the country people from their land.
The Acharnians, the Clouds, Lysistrata. Price for Eshop: 377 Kč (€ 1. ). Collecting three comedies that show Aristophanes tackling the consequences of war and social upheaval in Athens with his characteristic wit, this title shows the political and social crisis in Athens, Aristophanes was an eloquent, yet bawdy challenger to the demagogue and the sophist.
Good, Aristophanes: Clouds, Acharnians, Lysistrata: A Companion to the Penguin . Translated by. Alan H. Literature, Poetry & Criticism.
Good, Aristophanes: Clouds, Acharnians, Lysistrata: A Companion to the Penguin T. £. 4. Lysistrata/The Acharnians/The Clouds by Aristophanes.