The Living Aristophanes.
Solomos, Alexis. Translation and adaptation by Alexis Solomos and Marvin Felheim.

Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Press, 1974. 1st edition. Very good hardcover in good dust jacket. Light wear to edges of the boards and light bumping to heel of spine. Dj is faded along the spine, lightly worn on edges of the covers, and lightly scuffed. Inscription on front free endpaper from translator Marvin Felheim to previous owner. 320 pages with endnotes and index. An attempt by director Solomos to bring the Greek comedies of Aristophanes "alive" by placing them in their ancient Athenian and Periclean Greek context. Plays discussed include Lysistrata, the Frogs, The Wasps, The Clouds, The Knights, and others. (Item ID: 4759)

$20.00

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