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Ancient Comedy
     

Ancient Comedy

by Dana Ferrin Sutton, Dana F. Sutton
 

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An overview chapter describes the origins of ancient comedy in Dionysian festivals and the development of the form from Aristophanes' episodic plots to the artful plot construction of later comedy. Subsequent chapters describe and analyze a number of rowdy plays, discussing their political and social significance and their emotional power. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780805709575
Publisher:
Cengage Gale
Publication date:
08/28/1993
Series:
Studies in Literary Themes and Genres , #1
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
5.67(w) x 8.75(h) x 0.74(d)

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