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Lysistrata and other plays

Author: Aristophanes.; Alan H Sommerstein; Arisophanes.
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin, 2002.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Presents an English translation of "Lysistrata," Arisophanes's 411 B.C. play about an Athenian woman who leads her fellow Greek wives in a sex strike until their husbands stop warring with each other; and includes two additional dramas by the ancient Greek playwright.
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Genre/Form: Comedies
Drama
Translations
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Aristophanes.
Lysistrata and other plays.
London ; New York : Penguin, 2002
(OCoLC)603919161
Named Person: Aristophanes; Lysistrata, (Fictitious character); Aristophanes.; Lysistrata, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Aristophanes.; Alan H Sommerstein; Arisophanes.
ISBN: 0140448144 9780140448146
OCLC Number: 52334961
Description: 1, 241 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: The Acharnians --
The clouds --
Lysistrata.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: translated with an introduction and notes by Alan H. Sommerstein.
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Collecting three comedies that show Aristophanes tackling the consequences of war and social upheaval in Athens with his characteristic wit, this title is translated from the Greek with an  Read more...

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