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The Acharnians ; The clouds ; Lysistrata

by Aristophanes

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth, Middlesex, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Translations into English,
  • Literature,
  • Collections

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLysistrata., Clouds.
    StatementAristophanes ; translated with an introduction by Alan H. Sommerstein
    SeriesPenguin classics
    ContributionsSommerstein, Alan H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA3875.A28 S6 1973
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[255] p. ;
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24779119M
    ISBN 100140442871
    OCLC/WorldCa11647764

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    Four Major Plays book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. The Acharnians/The Clouds/Lysistrata 'We women have the salvation of Greece in our hands' Writing at a time of political and social crisis in Athens, the ancient Greek comic playwright Aristophanes was an eloquent, yet bawdy, challenger to the demagogue and the sophist.

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Lysistrata/The Acharnians/The Clouds by Aristophanes, translated by Alan H. Sommerstein translated: format: page Penguin Classics paperback (27th printing of a publication) acquired: May read: Aug rating: 4 stars This was a nice corrective after all the dire Greek Tragedies.

Aristophanes is really a wonderful addition to the ancient literature/5. The combination of The Acharnians, The Clouds, and Lysistrata is terrific. It would make for a great course on Aristophanes. Alan Sommerstein's translation, supplemented by his introduction and notes, makes Aristophanes not just accessible but fun, as comedy should be.

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The cover art is a detail from an Athenian oil flask, 5th century BC. This is a postcard. It was published in by Penguin Books as part of the Postcards from Austen to Zola postcard set. SCXSeller Rating: % positive.

Find books like Lysistrata / The Acharnians / The Clouds from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked Lysistrata / The Acha. Buy Aristophanes: Lysistrata /The Acharnians/The Clouds New edition by Sommerstein, Alan (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: This anthology includes English translations of three of Aristophanes' most popular plays: Acharnians, Clouds, and Lysistrata.

Complete with introductions and notes, this volume collection provides honest translations of Aristophanes' ribald humor. Each of these plays is available from Focus in a single play edition, edited by Jeffrey Henderson.

The combination of The Acharnians, The Clouds, and Lysistrata is terrific. It would make for a great course on Aristophanes. Alan Sommerstein's translation, supplemented by his introduction and notes, makes Aristophanes not just accessible but fun, as comedy should s:   Buy Lysistrata and Other Plays: The Acharnians, the Clouds, Lysistrata (Penguin Classics) by Aristophanes (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: The Acharnians or Acharnians (Ancient Greek: Ἀχαρνεῖς Akharneîs; Attic: Ἀχαρνῆς) is the third play — and the earliest of the eleven surviving plays — by the Athenian playwright was produced in BCE on behalf of the young dramatist by an associate, Callistratus, and it won first place at the Lenaia festival.

The Acharnians is about an Athenian citizen. Teaching The Acharnians [and] the Clouds [and] Lysistrata.

The Acharnians [and] the Clouds [and] Lysistrata lesson plan contains a variety of teaching materials that cater to all learning styles. Inside you'll find 30 Daily Lessons, 20 Fun Activities, Multiple Choice Questions, 60 Short Essay Questions, 20 Essay Questions, Quizzes/Homework Assignments, Tests, and more.

The combination of The Acharnians, The Clouds, and Lysistrata is terrific. It would make for a great course on Aristophanes.

Alan Sommerstein's translation, supplemented by his introduction and notes, makes Aristophanes not just accessible but fun, as comedy should be/5. The Acharnians ; The clouds ; Lysistrata — First published in Subjects Translations into English, Literature, Collections, Drama, Lysistrata (Fictitious character), Women and peace, Pages: Immediately download the The Acharnians [and] the Clouds [and] Lysistrata summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and more - everything you need for studying or teaching The Acharnians [and] the Clouds [and] Lysistrata.

Lysistrata & Other Plays The Acharnians the Clouds Lysistrata by Aristophanes, Sommers available in Trade Paperback onalso read synopsis and reviews.

Three plays by the comedian of Ancient Greece Writing at the time of political and social crisis in. Cover title: Lysistrata. The Acharnians. The clouds. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA CameraPages: Get this from a library. The Acharnians: [and] The clouds [and] Lysistrata. [Aristophanes.; Alan H Sommerstein] -- Only eleven of his plays survive, and this volume contains Lysistrata, the hilariously bawdy anti-war fantasy; The Acharnians, a plea for peace set.

This review is for the Focus Classical Library version of three Aristophanes plays: Acharnians, Lysistrata and Clouds. The good news is that they are not bowdlerized. The bad news is that the translator, Jeffrey Henderson, got way too funky and hip (ie, dated) with his translation.

Characters say "man" and use words like "gimme", "wanna" and "a Cited by: Aristophanes Average rating 77, ratings 2, reviews shel times. Lysistrata (/ l aɪ ˈ s ɪ s t r ə t ə / or / ˌ l ɪ s ə ˈ s t r ɑː t ə /; Attic Greek: Λυσιστράτη, Lysistrátē, "Army Disbander") is an ancient Greek comedy by Aristophanes, originally performed in classical Athens in BC.

It is a comic account of a woman's extraordinary mission to end the Peloponnesian War between Greek city states by denying all the men of the land. I have used this book repeatedly for my classes on women in antiquity, mostly out of habit.

Professor Sommerstein's translation is extremely readable, but he is such a gentleman that the really flagrant double entendres of the Greek in "Lysistrata" and the "Acharnians" often pass unnoticed, or must be teased out of the text; and because they have often been rendered into a Scottish dialect.Get this from a library!

The Acharnians: the clouds ; Lysistrata. [Aristophanes.; Alan H Sommerstein] -- 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.The knights - The Acharnians - Peace - Lysistrata - The clouds., Aristophane, Books On Demand.

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