Item description for Plautus: Amphitruo (Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics) by Titus Maccius Plautus, Plautus & Plautus Plautus...
This is the first edition of Platus' Amphitruo to appear in English for approximately forty years. It contains introductory essays, Latin text and a line-by-line commentary. Students will find this an indispensable tool in reading and translating the play, which was enormously popular in antiquity and has inspired modern adaptations by Moliere, Giraudoux and Harold Pinter, among others. Dr. Christenson makes use of both current critical approaches to theater and traditional classical scholarship to offer many new insights into this delightful comedy.
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Studio: Cambridge University Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 4.75" Height: 7.25" Weight: 0.85 lbs.
Release Date Sep 30, 2005
Publisher Cambridge University Press
ISBN 0521459974 ISBN13 9780521459976
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More About Titus Maccius Plautus, Plautus & Plautus Plautus
David R. Slavitt, poet, novelist, critic, and journalist, has published more than fifty books. His translations include the "Metamorphoses" of Ovid, "The Fables of Avianus," the "& quot; Eclogues& quot; and & quot; Georgics& quot; of Virgil," and "Seneca: The Tragedies, Vols. 1 and 2," all available from Johns Hopkins.
Titus Maccius Plautus was born in 1939.
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