Roman Laughter: The Comedy of Plautus / Edition 1

Roman Laughter: The Comedy of Plautus / Edition 1

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by Erich Segal
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195041666

ISBN-13: 9780195041668

Pub. Date: 05/28/1987

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Titus Maccius Plautus was the most successful comic poet of the ancient world, and his work, as well as the tradition it represents, has influenced theatrical comedy for centuries.

Overview

Titus Maccius Plautus was the most successful comic poet of the ancient world, and his work, as well as the tradition it represents, has influenced theatrical comedy for centuries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195041668
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
05/28/1987
Series:
Harvard Studies in Comparative Literatur
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
299
Product dimensions:
5.31(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.63(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction1
I."O Tempora, O Mos Maiorum"15
II.From Forum to Festival42
III.Puritans, Principles, and Pleasures71
IV.From Slavery to Freedom99
V.From Freedom to Slavery137
AppendixProblems in Plautus171
Abbreviated Titles227
Notes229
Index of Passages from Plautus289
General Index295

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