The Comedies of Aristophanes
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Published by G. Bell in London .
Written in English



  • Athens (Greece)


  • Aristophanes -- Translations into English,
  • Athens (Greece) -- Drama

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementa new and literal translation, from the revised text of Dindorf. With notes and extracts from the best metrical versions. By William James Hickie.
GenreTranslations into English., Drama.
SeriesBohn"s classical library
ContributionsHickie, W. J., ed. and tr.
LC ClassificationsPA387.A1 H5 1882
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6583427M
LC Control Number16000994

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