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  • The Arbitration (Routledge Revivals)

    The Epitrepontes of Menander

    By Gilbert Murray

    Gilbert Murray translated and made available to modern readers The Epitrepontes of Menander or The Arbitration for the first time in 1945. The Arbitration is among the most frequently quoted and most famous of Menander’s plays and – being less farcical than others - belongs to his mature style.…

    Paperback – 2015-02-09
    Routledge Revivals

  • Three Plays by Aristophanes

    Staging Women, 2nd Edition

    By Jeffrey Henderson

    These three plays by the great comic playwright Aristophanes (c. 446-386 BCE), the well-known Lysistrata, and the less familiar Women at the Thesmophoria and Assemblywomen, are the earliest surviving portrayals of contemporary women in the European literary tradition. These plays provide a unique…

    Paperback – 2010-02-04
    The New Classical Canon

  • Style For Actors 2nd Edition

    A Handbook for Moving Beyond Realism

    By Robert Barton

    "Style is a journey from tourist to native. It is living in the world of the play, not just visiting it." - from Chapter One Anyone who has ever struggled with capes, fans, swords, doublets and crinolines should make Style for Actors 2nd Edition their constant companion. Robert Barton has…

    Paperback – 2009-09-04

  • Plautus in Performance

    The Theatre of the Mind

    By Niall W. Slater

    Plautus was Ancient Rome's greatest comic playwright, Shakespeare drew heavily on his plots, and his legacy is prevalent throughout modern drama. In this expanded edition of his successful book, one of America's foremost Classical scholars introduces performance criticism to the study of Plautus'…

    Hardback – 2000-01-18

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