The Wasps by Aristophanes by Aristophanes
THE WASPS, dating to 422 BC, lampoons the law courts and the demagogue Cleon of ancient Athens.
|Publisher:||Halcyon Press Ltd.|
|Series:||Halcyon Classics , #1|
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|File size:||207 KB|
About the Author
Aristophanes (c.446 BC - c.386 BC) was a comic playwright of ancient Athens. Eleven of his approximately forty plays survive, providing modern understanding of the Old Comedy genre. Little is known of his personal life.