Lysistrata And Other Plays Penguin Classics -

amazon com lysistrata and other plays penguin classics - aristophanes was born probably in athens c 449 bc and died between 386 and 380 bc little is known about his life but there is a portrait of him in plato s symposium he was twice threatened with prosecution in the 420s for his outspoken attacks on the prominent politician cleon but in 405 he was publicly honored and crowned for promoting athenian civic unity in the frogs, amazon com the bacchae and other plays penguin classics - this collection of 4 plays by euripides includes helen the women of troy the baccae and ion there is a common theme running through the plays the roles of war and violence in human nature, the 430 books in marilyn monroe s library how many have - 31 i knock at the door by sean o casey 32 selected plays by sean o casey 33 the green crow by sean o casey 34 golden boy by clifford odets 35 clash by night by clifford odets