Aristophanes: Peace

Aristophanes: Peace

by Aristophanes
     
 

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.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.

Editorial Reviews

Bryn Mawr Classical Review, 2007 - Martha Habash
college and university libraries should own a copy for students and faculty looking for a current, comprehensive bibliography to the play.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780856682629
Publisher:
Aris and Phillips
Publication date:
12/01/1985
Series:
Classical Texts Series
Pages:
214
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.66(h) x (d)

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