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Aristophanes: Peace

£39.99

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Olson's edition of the play, which replaces Platnauer's of 1969, is based on a complete new collation of the manuscripts, many of which have never been adequately reported before. The extensive commentary explores matters of all sorts, but it focuses in particular on the realities of daily life in classical Athens and also examines the practical problems of staging. The substantial introduction includes essays on Aristophanes' early career, the politics of the Greek world in the late 420s, and the poet's theology.

Paperback book in very good condition with some minor shelf wear.

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Author(s):
Aristophanes
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0199262845
ISBN-13:
9780199262847
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Title:
Aristophanes: Peace

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Olson's edition of the play, which replaces Platnauer's of 1969, is based on a complete new collation of the manuscripts, many of which have never been adequately reported before. The extensive commentary explores matters of all sorts, but it focuses in particular on the realities of daily life in classical Athens and also examines the practical problems of staging. The substantial introduction includes essays on Aristophanes' early career, the politics of the Greek world in the late 420s, and the poet's theology.

Paperback book in very good condition with some minor shelf wear.

Author(s):
Aristophanes
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0199262845
ISBN-13:
9780199262847
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Title:
Aristophanes: Peace

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