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Acharnians (The Comedies of Aristophanes, V. 1)

by Alan H. Sommerstein

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Aris & Phillips .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Other prose: classical, early & medieval,
  • Ancient, Classical & Medieval,
  • Greek Literature,
  • Plays / Drama,
  • Ancient (Classical) Greek,
  • Ancient Greece,
  • Drama,
  • Comedies,
  • Peace treaties

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8302280M
    ISBN 100856681679
    ISBN 109780856681677

    Get this from a library! ACHARNIANS.. [ARISTOPHANES.] COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist . Wikipedia Book - The Acharnians (Billson Translation) Download M4B (42MB) Download cover art Download CD case insert. The Acharnians (Billson Translation) ARISTOPHANES ( - BCE), translated by Charles James BILLSON ( - ).

      The Acharnians: performed by undergraduates of the University of Pennsylvania in the Academy of Music in Philadelphia, May 14th and 15th, , Dando (pr.) in Ancient Greek. Book Description Focus Publishing/R Pullins & Co, United States, Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. This anthology includes English translations of three of Aristophanes' most popular plays: Acharnians, Clouds, and Lysistrata/5(K).

    Acharnians (Billson Translation) By: Aristophanes ( BCE) Loaded with cryptic, nearly indecipherable inside jokes and double entendres, this early comedy of Aristophanes has a simple, anti-war premise that resounds down the centuries. Aristophanes Vol. 1: Acharnians. Knights. by Aristophanes; Jeffrey Henderson A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or Rating: % positive.


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Acharnians (The Comedies of Aristophanes, V. 1) by Alan H. Sommerstein Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Acharnians Summary Thanks for exploring this SuperSummary Plot Summary of “The Acharnians” by Aristophanes. A modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, SuperSummary offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics.

"The Acharnians" is the first of the war trilogy which leads to the more renowned play "Lysistrata". From my quick read (without checking all the footnotes to disentangle relationships or illusions), this play is /5.

The Acharnians Note: Uniform title: Acharnians. English Language: English: LoC Class: PA: Language and Literatures: Classical Languages and Literature: Subject: Comedies Subject: Greek drama (Comedy) -- Translations into English Subject: Athens (Greece) -- Drama Subject: Peace treaties -- Drama Subject: Aristophanes -- Translations into English.

The Acharnians [Aristophanes] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Acharnians1/5(1). This is the first of the series of three Comedies--'The Acharnians,' 'Peace' and 'Lysistrata'--produced at intervals of years, the sixth, tenth and twenty-first of the Peloponnesian War, and impressing on the Athenian people the miseries and disasters due to it and to the scoundrels who by their selfish and reckless policy had provoked it, the consequent ruin of industry and, above all, agriculture, and the.

The Acharnians is one of Aristophanes’ anti-war comedies. Books with Buzz Discover the latest buzz-worthy books, from mysteries and romance to humor and nonfiction.

Explore more. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone Cited by: 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.

Acharnians, Greek Acharneis, earliest of the extant comedies of Aristophanes, produced in bce. It is a forthright attack on the folly of war. Other editions containing works of Aristophanes. Aristophanes: Clouds. Sir Kenneth J. Dover () Aristophanes: Lysistrata.

Jeffrey Henderson (). Aristophanes Average rating 77, ratings 2, reviews shel times. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central.

Aristophanes (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The In The Acharnians, Aristophanes reveals his resolve not to yield to attempts at political intimidation.

Along with the other surviving plays of Aristophanes, The Acharnians is one of the few examples we have of a highly satirical genre of drama known as Old Comedy. Read The Acharnians online by Aristophanes atthe free online library full of thousands of classic books.

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Complete summary of Aristophanes' The Acharnians. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of The Acharnians. Lysistrata / The Acharnians / The Clouds by Aristophanes (Penguin Classics paperback edition of ). The cover art is a detail from an Athenian oil flask, 5th century BC.

We are located in Canada. Lysistrata / The Acharnians / The Clouds by Aristophanes (Penguin Classics paperback edition of ).Seller Rating: % positive. Acharnians/Knights book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Aristophanes of Athens (ca.

BC), one of the world's great /5. The more I think about it, the more I think The Acharnians is virtually the Greek equivalent of The Forever War. Both of these fictional works come from authors writing in the political climate of national war, at a point in the war where the people are getting tired of fighting/5().

The Acharnians of “The Acharnians” are the play’s chorus – a group of old war veterans, the kind of guys who like to sit around and recount their courage of old, while expecting the younger generation to emulate their example. And these old Acharnians are anything but happy with the play’s protagonist, s: Written by people who wish to remain anonymous The Acharnians is notable for being the first surviving play from the famous Greek playwright Aristophanes (his first two being lost to history).

Like most plays from the time period, it was written as an entry to a competition. 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 : Consumer Oriented Ebooks Publisher.

: Acharnians (Bryn Mawr Commentaries, Greek) (Ancient Greek and English Edition) (): Aristophanes, Platter, Charles: Books/5(2).The Acharnians Questions and Answers.

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