Download PDF by Douglas M. MacDowell: Aristophanes and Athens: An Introduction to the Plays

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By Douglas M. MacDowell

Aristophanes' comedies are well-known for his or her comedian characters and earthy humor. yet also they are hugely topical, with many modern political allusions simply ignored this day. This ebook presents scholars with a protracted wanted available and crucial introductory consultant to the performs, focusing rather on information regarding the Athens of the day.

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