A H Sommerstein

Aeschylean Tragedy

Alan H Sommerstein

ISBN:9780715638248

Aeschylus was the dramatist who made Athenian tragedy one of the world's great artforms. In this completely revised and updated edition of his book...more details
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Aeschylus, Volume I: Persians. Seven Against Thebes. Suppliants. Prometheus Bound

Aeschylus;Alan H Sommerstein

ISBN:9780674996274

Aeschylus (ca. 525-456 BCE), the dramatist who made Athenian tragedy one of the world's great art forms, witnessed the establishment of democracy at Athens and fought against the Persians at Marathon. He won the tragic prize at the City Dionysia thirteen times between ca. 499 and 458...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:624

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Aeschylus, Volume II: The Oresteia: Agamemnon. Libation-Bearers. Eumenides

Aeschylus;Alan H Sommerstein

ISBN:9780674996281

Aeschylus (ca. 525-456 BCE), the dramatist who made Athenian tragedy one of the world's great art forms, witnessed the establishment of democracy at Athens and fought against the Persians at Marathon. He won the tragic prize at the City Dionysia thirteen times between ca. 499 and 458...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:544

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Aeschylus, Volume III: Fragments

Aeschylus;Alan H Sommerstein

ISBN:9780674996298

Aeschylus (ca. 525-456 BCE), the dramatist who made Athenian tragedy one of the world's great art forms, witnessed the establishment of democracy at Athens and fought against the Persians at Marathon. He won the tragic prize at the City Dionysia thirteen times between ca. 499 and 458...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:384

AUD $59.95

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Aristophanes

Alan H Sommerstein;Alan H Sommerstein Alan HSommerstein

ISBN:9780856687396

This volume is the first edition with commentary since 1907 of AristophanesAe last surviving play, in which, as so often before, an audacious and imaginative hero finds a miraculous remedy for the all-too-real ills of the contemporary worlduin this case the concentration of wealth in the hands of those who donAet deserve it at the expense of those who do...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:336

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Aristophanes: Acharnians

A H Sommerstein;Aristophanes

ISBN:9780856681721

Text with facing translation, commentary and notes. (Aris and Phillips 1980)...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:232

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Aristophanes: Birds

Alan H Sommerstein

ISBN:9780856682889

Text with facing translation, commentary and notes. (Aris and Phillips 1987)...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:311

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Aristophanes: Clouds

A H Sommerstein

ISBN:9780856682100

Text with facing translation, commentary and notes. (Aris and Phillips 1982)...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:232

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Aristophanes: Ecclesiazusae

Alan H Sommerstein

ISBN:9780856687082

Ecclesiazusae, probably produced in 391 BC, is at once a typically Aristophonic fantasy of gender inversion, obscenity and farce, the earliest surviving work in the western Utopian tradition...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:242

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Aristophanes: Frogs

Aristophanes;A H Sommerstein Alan HSommerstein

ISBN:9780856686481

This volume of the useful Sommerstein editions of Aristophanes plays this provides the text with facing translation, commentary, and an introduction which explains the political background and discusses the play itself and its reception....more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:320

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Aristophanes: Indexes to the Plays

Alan Sommerstein

ISBN:9780856687518

This volume completes the twelve-volume series The Comedies of Aristophanes, begun in 1980, and is comprised of comprehensive indexes to the preceding eleven volumes. The book is divided into three parts: I. Texts and Passages...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:208

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Aristophanes: Indexes to the Plays

Alan Sommerstein

ISBN:9780856687501

This volume completes the twelve-volume series The Comedies of Aristophanes, begun in 1980, and is comprised of comprehensive indexes to the preceding eleven volumes. The book is divided into three parts: I. Texts and Passages...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:208

AUD $134.95

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Aristophanes: Knights

A H Sommerstein;Aristophanes

ISBN:9780856681783

Text with facing translation, commentary and notes. (Aris and Phillips 1981)...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:232

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Aristophanes: Lysistrata

Alan H Sommerstein

ISBN:9780856684586

Text with facing translation, commentary and notes. (Aris and Phillips 1990)...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:224

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Aristophanes: Peace

Alan H Sommerstein

ISBN:9780856687853

In Peace, produced in 421 B.C., Aristophanes celebrates in anticipation the conclusion, after ten years, of the great war with Sparta. Peace...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:214

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Aristophanes: Wealth

Alan H Sommerstein;Alan H Sommerstein Alan HSommerstein

ISBN:9780856687389

This volume is the first edition with commentary since 1907 of AristophanesAe last surviving play, in which, as so often before, an audacious and imaginative hero finds a miraculous remedy for the all-too-real ills of the contemporary worlduin this case the concentration of wealth in the hands of those who donAet deserve it at the expense of those who do...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:336

AUD $113.95

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Eumenides

Aeschylus;Alan H Sommerstein

ISBN:9780521284301

Sommerstein presents a freshly constituted text, with introduction and commentary, of Eumenides, the climactic play of the only surviving complete Greek tragic trilogy...more details
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Greek Drama and Dramatists

Sommerstein a

ISBN:9780415260275

The history of European drama began at the festivals of Dionysus in ancient Athens, where tragedy, satyr-drama and comedy were performed. Understanding this background is vital for students of classical...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:208

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Greek Drama and Dramatists

Sommerstein a

ISBN:9780415260282

The history of European drama began at the festivals of Dionysus in ancient Athens, where tragedy, satyr-drama and comedy were performed. Understanding this background is vital for students of classical...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:208

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Horkos: The Oath in Greek Society

Alan H Sommerstein;Judith Fletcher

ISBN:9781904675679

What was an oath? When were oaths necessary? How seriously were oaths taken? How did literary artists exploit them? How did Greek oath practices relate to those of neighbouring cultures? The importance of oaths to ancient Greek culture can hardly be overstated...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:304

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Menander in Contexts

Alan Sommerstein

ISBN:9780415843713

The comedies of the Athenian dramatist Menander (c. 342-291 BC) and his contemporaries were the ultimate source of a Western tradition of light drama that has continued to the present day. Yet for over a millennium...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:302

AUD $270.00

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Menander: Samia (the Woman from Samos)

Alan Sommerstein

ISBN:9780521735421

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Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:376

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Menander: Samia (the Woman from Samos)

Alan Sommerstein

ISBN:9780521514286

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AUD $135.00

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Oath and State in Ancient Greece

Alan Sommerstein

ISBN:9783110284386

The oath was an institution of fundamental importance across a wide range of social interactions throughout the ancient Greek world, making a crucial contribution to social stability and harmony; yet there has been no comprehensive...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:376

AUD $173.95

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Oath and State in Ancient Greece

Alan Sommerstein

ISBN:9783110285390

The oath was an institution of fundamental importance across a wide range of social interactions throughout the ancient Greek world, making a crucial contribution to social stability and harmony; yet there has been no comprehensive...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:376

AUD $280.95

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Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece

Alan Sommerstein

ISBN:9783110200591

The oath was an institution of fundamental importance across a wide range of social interactions throughout the ancient Greek world, making a crucial contribution to social stability and harmony; yet there has been no comprehensive...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:254

AUD $172.95

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Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece

Alan Sommerstein

ISBN:9783111740188

The oath was an institution of fundamental importance across a wide range of social interactions throughout the ancient Greek world, making a crucial contribution to social stability and harmony; yet there has been no comprehensive...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:254

AUD $280.95

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Sophocles: Fragmentary Plays, Volume 2

Alan H Sommerstein

ISBN:9780856688874

Following the volume of six fragmentary Sophoclean tragedies published in this series in 2006, Alan Sommerstein and Thomas Talboy now present seven more...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:320

AUD $129.95

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Sophocles: Fragmentary Plays, Volume 2

Alan H Sommerstein

ISBN:9780856688928

Following the volume of six fragmentary Sophoclean tragedies published in this series in 2006, Alan Sommerstein and Thomas Talboy now present seven more...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:294

AUD $57.95

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Sophocles: Fragmentary Plays

Alan H Sommerstein

ISBN:9780856687662

This collection includes the following fragments: Hermione; Niobe; Polyxene, Syndeipnoi; Tereus; Troilos; Tyro A; Tyro B and Phaidra....more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:317

AUD $60.95

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TALKING ABOUT LAUGHTER AND OTHER STUDIES IN GREEK COMEDY

SOMMERSTEIN

ISBN:9780199554195

This book brings together fourteen studies by Alan Sommerstein on Aristophanes and his fellow comic dramatists, some of which have not previously appeared in print. The studies cover almost all the major topics of Sommerstein's work - the nature and functions of comedy in Aristophanes' time...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:343

AUD $164.95

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The Tangled Ways of Zeus: And Other Studies in and Around Greek Tragedy

Alan H Sommerstein

ISBN:9780199568314

The Tangled Ways of Zeus is a collection of studies written over the last twenty years by the distinguished classicist Alan Sommerstein about various aspects of ancient Greek tragedy (and...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:305

AUD $170.95

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Wasps

Aristophanes;Alan H Sommerstein Alan HSommerstein

ISBN:9780856682131

Text with facing translation, commentary and notes. (Aris and Phillips 1983)...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:248

AUD $54.95

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