Coupon
Lysistrata
by Aristophanes and Sarah Ruden


Overview -

This rollicking new translation of Aristophanes' comic masterpiece is rendered in blank verse for dialogue and in lyric meters and free verse for the songs. Appended commentary essays--on Athenian democracy, ancient Greek warfare, Athenian women, and Greek Comedy--offer lively and informative discussions not only of Aristophanes, but of the broader fifth-century social, political, and cultural context as well.  Read more...


 
Paperback
  • $10.00

Add to Cart + Add to Wishlist

In Stock Online.

Free Shipping is not available for this item.
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 42 copies from $2.99
 
 
 

More About Lysistrata by Aristophanes; Sarah Ruden
 
 
 
Overview

This rollicking new translation of Aristophanes' comic masterpiece is rendered in blank verse for dialogue and in lyric meters and free verse for the songs. Appended commentary essays--on Athenian democracy, ancient Greek warfare, Athenian women, and Greek Comedy--offer lively and informative discussions not only of Aristophanes, but of the broader fifth-century social, political, and cultural context as well.

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780872206038
  • ISBN-10: 0872206033
  • Publisher: Hackett Pub Co Inc
  • Publish Date: March 2003
  • Page Count: 128
  • Dimensions: 0.25 x 5.5 x 8.25 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.35 pounds


Related Categories

Books > Literary Criticism > Ancient and Classical

 
BAM Customer Reviews