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The Acharnians : the clouds ; Lysistrata

Author: Aristophanes.; Alan H Sommerstein
Publisher: London, Penguin, 1973.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Comedies
Drama
Translations
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Aristophanes.
Acharnians.
London, Penguin, 1973
(OCoLC)647621973
Named Person: Aristophanes; Lysistrata, (Fictitious character); Aristophanes.; Lysistrata, (Fictitious character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aristophanes.; Alan H Sommerstein
ISBN: 0140442871 9780140442878
OCLC Number: 898607
Notes: Cover title: Lysistrata. The Acharnians. The clouds.
Description: 255 pages 20 cm.
Contents: The Acharnians --
The clouds --
Lysistrata.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Aristophanes ; translated with an introduction by Alan H. Sommerstein.
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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.

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