Volume II, Clouds. Wasps. Peace (Loeb Classical Library)

Volume II, Clouds. Wasps. Peace (Loeb Classical Library)

by Aristophanes
     
 

Aristophanes (c. 450–c. 386 BCE) has been admired since antiquity for his wit, fantasy, language, and satire. Socrates’ “Thinkery” is at the center of Clouds, which spoofs untraditional techniques for educating young men. Wasps satirizes Athenian enthusiasm for jury service. Peace is a rollicking attack on war-makersSee more details below

Overview

Aristophanes (c. 450–c. 386 BCE) has been admired since antiquity for his wit, fantasy, language, and satire. Socrates’ “Thinkery” is at the center of Clouds, which spoofs untraditional techniques for educating young men. Wasps satirizes Athenian enthusiasm for jury service. Peace is a rollicking attack on war-makers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674995376
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
12/28/1998
Series:
Loeb Classical Library Series, #488
Edition description:
1st printing/1st pub.1998/index
Pages:
624
Sales rank:
910,260
Product dimensions:
4.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Clouds

Wasps

Peace

Index

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