Roman Laughter: The Comedy of Plautus / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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.
About the Author
Erich Segal taught at Harvard, Yale, and Princeton and was a Fellow at Wolfson College, Oxford. He is the author of nine bestselling novels.
Table of Contents
|I.||"O Tempora, O Mos Maiorum"||15|
|II.||From Forum to Festival||42|
|III.||Puritans, Principles, and Pleasures||71|
|IV.||From Slavery to Freedom||99|
|V.||From Freedom to Slavery||137|
|Appendix||Problems in Plautus||171|
|Index of Passages from Plautus||289|
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