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Birds

Author: Aristophanes.; Alan H Sommerstein
Publisher: Wiltshire, England : Aris & Phillips Ltd., ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Birds differs from other surviving plays of Aristophanes in having no obvious connection with a topical question. Instead, satire is kept firmly subordinate to fantasy; and as fantasy Birds has no  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Comedies.$2gsafd
Drama
Comedies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Aristophanes.
Birds.
Wiltshire, England : Aris & Phillips Ltd., ©1987
(OCoLC)575417743
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aristophanes.; Alan H Sommerstein
ISBN: 085668287X 9780856682872 0856682888 9780856682889
OCLC Number: 20094416
Language Note: Parallel classical Greek text and English translation; introduction and notes in English.
Notes: Translation of: Ornithes.
Description: xv, 311 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: PrefaceReferences and AbbreviationsBIRDS Introductory Note Select Bibliography Note on the Text Sigla Text and Translation Notes
Other Titles: Birds.
Responsibility: edited with translation and notes by Alan H. Sommerstein.

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