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Aristophanes : Clouds (92 Edition)

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This is an English translation of Aristophanes' famous comedy, Clouds, noted for its critique of philosophy, society and education. It includes essays on Old Comedy and the Theater of Dionysus, suggestions for further reading, notes on production, and a map. Focus Classical Library provides close translations with notes and essays to provide access to understanding Greek culture.

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English translation of Aristophanes' famous comedy noted for its critique of philosophy, society and education. Includes helpful notes and an introductory essay on Aristophanes, a history of the play and its production, and suggestions for further reading.

Synopsis:

English translation. A delightful translation of a play long noted for its critique of philosophy, society and education. Includes essays on Old Comedy and the Theater of Dionysus, suggestions for further reading, notes on production, and map.

Synopsis:

English translation of Aristophanes famous Greek comedy which introduces Socrates as the philosopher in the clouds.

About the Author

Jeffrey Henderson (PhD Harvard) is William Goodwin Aurelio Professor of Greek Language and Literature at Boston University, and General Editor of the Loeb Classical Library. He is the author of groundbreaking translations and articles on Greek comic dramatists. His other translations for Focus Classical Library include Aristophanes "Lysistrata", "Clouds, "Frogs", "The Birds", and "Three Comedies: Acharnians, Lysistrata, Clouds."

Product Details

ISBN:
9780941051248
Author:
Aristophanes
Publisher:
Focus
Translator:
Henderson, Jeffrey
Author:
Aristophanes
Author:
Henderson, Jeffrey
Subject:
Ancient, Classical & Medieval
Subject:
DRAMA / General
Subject:
Greek & Roman
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Focus Classical Library
Publication Date:
19931101
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Pages:
108
Dimensions:
8.54x5.56x.27 in. .31 lbs.

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Product details 108 pages Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Company - English 9780941051248 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
English translation of Aristophanes' famous comedy noted for its critique of philosophy, society and education. Includes helpful notes and an introductory essay on Aristophanes, a history of the play and its production, and suggestions for further reading.
"Synopsis" by , English translation. A delightful translation of a play long noted for its critique of philosophy, society and education. Includes essays on Old Comedy and the Theater of Dionysus, suggestions for further reading, notes on production, and map.
"Synopsis" by , English translation of Aristophanes famous Greek comedy which introduces Socrates as the philosopher in the clouds.
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