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Aristophanes" Clouds (Greek Commentaries Series Text and Commentary)

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Published by Bryn Mawr Commentaries .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drama,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPlastic comb
    Number of Pages130
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8357872M
    ISBN 100929524020
    ISBN 109780929524023


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“The Clouds“ (Gr: “Nephelai“) is a comedy by the ancient Greek playwright Aristophanes, originally produced at the Athens City Dionysia of BCE. It is perhaps the world’s first extant “comedy of ideas” and lampoons intellectual fashions in classical s: The Clouds is a Greek comedy by Aristophanes that was first performed in BC.

Summary Read a Plot Overview of the entire play or a scene by scene Summary and Analysis. The Paperback of the The Clouds by Aristophanes at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. book by aristophanes.

the eleven comedies volume 1. the frogs by aristophanes paperback. book by james fenimore cooper. book by william : Neeland Media. Ian Storey's helpful page introduction clearly introduces Greekless students to Old Comedy, to Aristophanes, to what is known of how Aristophanes Clouds book was produced, to the literary structure of Old Comedy, to problems of interpreting Aristophanes, and to the Clouds itself.

The translation aims Aristophanes Clouds book serve 'both as a tool for the effective execution of onstage comedy and as an accurate reflection of the Greek.'/5(13).

Aristophanes, Clouds William James Hickie, Ed. ("Agamemnon", "Hom. ", "denarius") All Search Options [view abbreviations] Home Collections/Texts Perseus Catalog Research Grants Open Source About Help.

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BCE. BCE: Translator: Hickie, W. Title: The Clouds Language: English: LoC Class: PA: Language and Literatures: Classical Languages and Literature: Subject: Classical literature Subject: Comedies Subject: Greek drama (Comedy) -- Translations into English Subject: Aristophanes -- Translations into English Subject.

Th is book presents the Greek text of Aristophanes’ Clouds with a fac-ing English translation. Th e Greek text is that of F.W.

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The book contains three plays by Aristophanes. I read only The Clouds, which is a play that pokes some fun at Socrates.

Strepsiades goes to the Thinkery, a place where Sophist characters meet to discuss big issues/5. THE CLOUDS, by Aristophanes - FULL AUDIOBOOK Strepsiades is an Athenian burdened with debt from a bad marriage and a spendthrift son.

"The Clouds" is a comedy written by the celebrated playwright Aristophanes lampooning intellectual fashions in classical Athens. "The Clouds" was originally produced at the City Dionysia in BC and it was not well received, coming last of the three plays competing at the festival that : A summary of Act One: Scene 1–First Half of Scene 2 in Aristophanes's The Clouds.

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Clouds Quotes Showing of 4 “How can I study from below, that which is above?” ― Aristophanes, Clouds “That is what we do each time we see someone who falls in love with evil strategies, until we hurl him into misery, so he may learn to fear the Gods.”Author: Aristophanes.

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Brand: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. Aristophanes (particularly in reference to The Clouds) is mentioned frequently by the character Menedemos in the Hellenic Traders series of novels by H. Turteltaub. A liberal version of the comedies have been published in comic book format, initially by "Agrotikes Ekdoseis" during the s and republished over the years by other : c.

BC, Athens. The Clouds - audiobook ARISTOPHANES ( - BCE), translated by William James HICKIE (-) Strepsiades is an Athenian burdened with debt from a bad marriage and a spendthrift son. Strepsiades calls his wife "a right Coesyra" (I.i), a name he uses in The Clouds and his earlier play The Acharnians to suggest a notoriously wealthy woman.

"Megacles" (I.i) likewise suggests wealth and prestige since a "Megacles" was the great- grandfather of the Athenian hero Pericles who presided over Athens in the fifth century BCE. Historical Note. Clouds was first produced in the drama festival in Athens—the City Dionysia —in BC, where it placed third.

Subsequently the play was revised, but the revisions were never completed. The text which survives is the revised version, which was apparently not performed in Aristophanes’ time but which circulated in manuscript form. They are The Acharnians, The Birds, The Clouds, The Ecclesiazusae, The Frogs, The Knights, Peace, Plutus (Wealth), The Thesmophoriazusae, and The Wasps.

These plays have been translated into Aristophanes (Greek: Αριστοφάνης ; c. BCE – c. BCE) was a playwright of ancient Athens/5.

The Clouds Summary. We have to admit; we start out feeling pretty bad for Strepsiades. The poor guy is apparently in mountains of debt because his son, Pheidippides, has a fondness for horse racing.

So, it's not even his debt, but his son's. Cue the violins, because we're so ready to sympathize with his plight. Further Reading. Books; Translations • Aristophanes: Lysistrata and Other Plays, translation by Alan Sommerstein (Penguin Classics ) • Aristophanes: Clouds by John Claughton and Judith Affleck (Cambridge Translations from Greek Drama ) General works of criticism • P.

Cartledge, Aristophanes and his Theatre of the Absurd (Bristol ). SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics.

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He resolves to go to the Thinking Shop, where.The Clouds was staged at the Ebook Dionysia of b.c.e. and was awarded third place among the three competitors. Having taken first place with The Acharnians and The Knights at the Lenaia.