Comic Democracies from Ancient Athens to the American Republic

Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016. First edition. Hardcover. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. xi, 209 p. w/endnptes, index. A litreray study defining and examining 5 comic techniques used to used to foster democratic behaviors in antiquity and the Renaissance, then examining the role of these in a number of classic documents of American history, such as Paine's Common Sense and Douglas' abolitionist orations. Very good / very good. Item #20798

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