Lysistrata

Lysistrata

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by Aristophanes
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1290940967

ISBN-13: 9781290940962

Pub. Date: 08/01/2012

Publisher: HardPress Publishing

This rollicking new translation of Aristophanes' comic masterpiece is rendered in blank verse for dialogue and in lyric meters and free verse for the songs. Appended commentary essays-on ancient warfare, classical Greek rationalism, Athenian women, Athenian democracy and the Athenian festivals-offer lively and informative discussions not only of Aristophanes, but of

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This rollicking new translation of Aristophanes' comic masterpiece is rendered in blank verse for dialogue and in lyric meters and free verse for the songs. Appended commentary essays-on ancient warfare, classical Greek rationalism, Athenian women, Athenian democracy and the Athenian festivals-offer lively and informative discussions not only of Aristophanes, but of the broader fifth-century social, political, and cultural context as well.

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ISBN-13:
9781290940962
Publisher:
HardPress Publishing
Publication date:
08/01/2012
Pages:
58
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.12(d)

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