The Eleven Comedies

Vol II
Author(s): Aristophanes
Genre: Classics
Original Publish Date: Feb 04, 2013
Product Number: EB00676654
Released: Jul 13, 2016
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781625582706
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Eleven of his 40 plays survive virtually complete. These plays, provide the only real examples of a genre of comic drama known as Old Comedy, and they are in fact used to define the genre. Also known as the Father of Comedy and the Prince of Ancient Comedy, Aristophanes has been said to recreate the life of ancient Athens more convincingly than any other author.

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