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Published: 17 February 2016

500 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199699407

Bookseller Code (06)

Aristophanes: Wasps

Edited by Zachary P. Biles and S. Douglas Olson

  • Offers a complete and thorough re-evaluation of the play
  • Includes collation of the manuscripts, a comprehensive introduction, and an extensive commentary
  • Features ample glosses and linguistic explanation of the ancient Greek
  • Includes frequent cross-references which enable readers to easily trace thematic strands in the play
  • Provides abundant citation of relevant critical scholarship throughout