The Acharnians and three other plays.
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The Acharnians and three other plays. Translated by J. Hookham Frere [with an introd. by Aristophanes

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English

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SeriesEveryman"s library. Classical
ContributionsFrere, John Hookham, 1769-1846.
LC ClassificationsPA3877 A2 1911
The Physical Object
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15103074M

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Three plays by the comedian of Ancient Greece Writing at the time of political and social crisis in Athens, Aristophanes was an eloquent yet bawdy challenger to the demagogue and the sophist. The Achanians is a plea for peace set against the background of the long war with Sparta/5(35). Get this from a library! The Acharnians and three other plays of Aristophanes. [Aristophanes.; John Hookham Frere; John P Maine]. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. : The Acharnians (): Aristophanes: Books Dramas & Plays The Acharnians by See all 36 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ Format: Paperback.

There were 3 plays in here, and my least favorite to favorite were The Clouds (2/5), The Archarnians (3/5), and Lysistrata (4/5). Of course the humor is also absurd because that's how So *surprise* this is another book that I had to read for class (I'm drowning in them, it's fine).4/5. They are The Acharnians, The Birds, The Clouds, The Ecclesiazusae, The Frogs, The Knights, Peace, Plutus (Wealth), The Thesmophoriazusae, and The Wasps. These plays have been translated into/5. Aristophanes (c B.C.), a contemporary of Socrates, was the last and greatest of the Old Attic comedians. Only eleven of his plays survive, and this volume contains Lysistrata, the hilariously bawdy anti-war fantasy; The Acharnians, a plea for peace set against the background of the long war with Sparta; and The Clouds, a satire on contemporary philosophy/5. The Acharnians or Acharnians (Ancient Greek: Ἀχαρνεῖς Akharneîs; Attic: Ἀχαρνῆς) is the third play — and the earliest of the eleven surviving plays — by the Athenian playwright was produced in BCE on behalf of the young dramatist by an associate, Callistratus, and it won first place at the Lenaia festival.. The Acharnians is about an Athenian citizen Characters: Dikaiopolis, Crier, Amphitheus an immortal, .

Buy Lysistrata and Other Plays: The Acharnians, the Clouds, Lysistrata (Penguin Classics) by Aristophanes (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(72). Get this from a library! The Acharnians and three other plays of Aristophanes. [Aristophanes.; John Hookham Frere].   Release Date: April Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group. Length: Pages. Weight: lbs. Dimensions: " x " x ". Age Range: 18 years and up. Grade Range /5(5). The Acharnians, and three other Plays of Aristophanes: The Plays of Aristophanes, Volume I (Everyman's Library "flatback" binding style 1) ARISTOPHANES Published by Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., London / New York ().