Aristophanes: Peace / Edition 2

Aristophanes: Peace / Edition 2

by Alan H. Sommerstein
     
 

ISBN-10: 0856687855

ISBN-13: 9780856687853

Pub. Date: 12/28/2005

Publisher: Aris and Phillips

In Peace, produced in 421 B.C., Aristophanes celebrates in anticipation the conclusion, after ten years, of the great war with Sparta. Peace, we are made to see, is within the grasp of the Greek peoples; let them make one final effort, and all difficulties and dangers will evaporate in the joys of feasting and rustic leisure. The substantial addition in this second…  See more details below

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In Peace, produced in 421 B.C., Aristophanes celebrates in anticipation the conclusion, after ten years, of the great war with Sparta. Peace, we are made to see, is within the grasp of the Greek peoples; let them make one final effort, and all difficulties and dangers will evaporate in the joys of feasting and rustic leisure. The substantial addition in this second edition are eighteen pages of addenda to the Notes and Bibliography. Contents: Text with facing translation, commentary and notes. New edition with addenda

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780856687853
Publisher:
Aris and Phillips
Publication date:
12/28/2005
Series:
Classical Texts Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
214
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.60(d)

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