Login       My Wishlist
  My Cart
$0.00 / 0 items
 
Jen Blood
Dedicated to Discovering Great Fiction
 
International Access
Global Shipping Options Available
  Our Catalog   Dramas & Plays   Ancient & Classical

Aristophanes 1: Clouds, Wasps, Birds (Hackett Classics)


Aristophanes 1: Clouds, Wasps, Birds (Hackett Classics) by Brand: Hackett Pub Co at Jen Blood. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Originally adapted for the stage, Peter Meineck's revised translations achieve a level of fidelity appropriate for classroom use while managing to


Product Description

Originally adapted for the stage, Peter Meineck's revised translations achieve a level of fidelity appropriate for classroom use while managing to preserve the wit and energy that led The New Yorker to judge his CloudsThe best Greek drama we've ever seen anywhere," and The Times Literary Supplement to describe his Wasps as "Hugely enjoyable and very, very funny. A general Introduction, introductions to the plays, and detailed notes on staging, history, religious practice and myth combine to make this a remarkably useful teaching text.

Additional Information

Manufacturer:Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand:Brand: Hackett Pub Co
Publisher:Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Studio:Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
EAN:9780872203600
Item Weight:1.2 pounds
Item Size:1 x 8.5 x 8.5 inches
Package Weight:1.2 pounds
Package Size:5.3 x 1 x 1 inches

Aristophanes 1: Clouds, Wasps, Birds (Hackett Classics) by Brand: Hackett Pub Co

Buy Now:
Aristophanes 1: Clouds, Wasps, Birds (Hackett Classics)

Brand: Brand: Hackett Pub Co
Condition: New
Lead Time: 1 - 2 Business Days
Availability: In Stock
$15.00


Quantity:  

 


View More In Ancient & Classical.

 


Have questions about this item, or would like to inquire about a custom or bulk order?


If you have any questions about this product by Brand: Hackett Pub Co, contact us by completing and submitting the form below. If you are looking for a specif part number, please include it with your message.

First Name:
Last Last:
Email Address:
Your Message:

Related Best Sellers


By Oxford University Press
ean: 9780199540730, isbn: 019954073X,
The greatest writer of Greek New Comedy and the founding father of European comedy, Menander (c.341-290 BC) wrote over one hundred plays, of which only one complete play and substantial fragments of others survive. Until the twentieth century he was ...

By Clarendon Press
mpn: commentary, indices, ean: 9780198140603, isbn: 0198140606,
This critical edition, based on Diggle's authoritative text, is designed to help the modern reader to an appreciation of Euripides' poetry and dramatic art. Bond focuses on the formal elements that are prominent in Euripides' plays and his highly rhe...

By Euripides/ Carson, Anne (TRN)
mpn: 9781590172537, ean: 9781590172537, isbn: 1590172531,
Now in paperback.Euripides, the last of the three great tragedians of ancient Athens, reached the height of his renown during the disastrous Peloponnesian War, when democratic Athens was brought down by its own outsized ambitions. “Euripides,” th...

By UPA
ean: 9780819198150, isbn: 0819198153,
This work translates three plays by Plautus, who combined Italian farce with the more polished Greek form of comedy. The text also presents discussions of the origins of Roman comedy, the realities of slavery, the role of women in Roman society and t...

By University Of Chicago Press
ean: 9780226307848, isbn: 0226307840,
In nine paperback volumes, the Grene and Lattimore editions offer the most comprehensive selection of the Greek tragedies available in English. Over the years these authoritative, critically acclaimed editions have been the preferred choice of over t...

By Brand: Routledge
ean: 9780415871310, isbn: 041587131X,
These three plays by the great comic playwright Aristophanes (c. 446-386 BCE), the well-known Lysistrata, and the less familiar Women at the Thesmophoria and Assemblywomen, are the earliest surviving portrayals of contemporary women in the European l...

By Oxford University Press
ean: 9780195388800, isbn: 0195388801,
Based on the conviction that only translators who write poetry themselves can best re-create the celebrated and timeless tragedies of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides, the Greek Tragedy in New Translations series offers new translations that go be...

By imusti
mpn: 9780140449693, ean: 9780140449693, isbn: 0140449698,
Three plays from Aristophanes, the master of Ancient Greek comedyMarrying deft social commentary to a rich, earthy comedy, the three comedies collected in Aristophanes' The Frogs and Other Plays offers a unique insight into one of the most turbulent ...

By Brand: Outskirts Press
ean: 9781432786014, isbn: 1432786016,
Frank Freiberg, a forty-four-year-old fighter pilot, is unknowingly recruited into the middle of a tormenting government program that takes him to the edge of his limits time after time, testing the boundaries of life, death, and how much one human b...

By Penguin Classics
mpn: 9780140441741, ean: 9780140441741, isbn: 0140441743,
Based on the legends used in Greek drama, Seneca's plays are notable for the exuberant ruthlessness with which disastrous events are foretold and then pursued to their tragic and often bloodthirsty ends. Thyestes depicts the menace of an ancestral cu...



Privacy Policy / Terms of Service
© 2018 - jenblood.net. All Rights Reserved.