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Published: 01 July 2001

336 Pages

ISBN: 9780856687396

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Wealth: The Comedies of Aristophanes Vol. 11

Edited and Translated by Alan H. Sommerstein

Liverpool University Press

Aris and Phillips Classical Texts

This volume is the first edition with commentary since 1907 of Aristophanes' 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 world in this case the concentration of wealth in the hands of those who don't deserve it at the expense of ...