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Published: 21 November 2002

488 Pages

ISBN: 9780198141952

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Aristophanes Acharnians

Edited by S. Douglas Olson

A Clarendon Press Publication

  • The first scholarly edition of Acharnians for almost a century
  • New text of the play and apparatus, based on a fresh examination of the papyri and manuscripts
  • Detailed introduction to the poet, the period, the play's argument, and the staging of the play
  • Extensive commentary covers a wide range of literary, historical, and philological issues
  • All Greek in the introduction and commentary not cited for technical reasons is translated, making much of the edition accessible to non-specialists