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Menander, the principal fragments.

Menander of Athens

Menander, the principal fragments.

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Published by Harvard University Press .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. xxvii-xxxi.

SeriesThe Loeb classical library, Loeb classical library
ContributionsAllinson, Francis Greenleaf, 1856-1931 tr.
The Physical Object
Pagination539 p.
Number of Pages539
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18092314M

Menander (/ m ə ˈ n æ n d ər /; Greek: Μένανδρος Menandros; c. /41 – c. BC) was a Greek dramatist and the best-known representative of Athenian New Comedy. He wrote comedies and took the prize at the Lenaia festival eight times. His record at the City Dionysia is unknown but may well have been similarly : /41 BC, Kephisia, Athens.   Menander (c. BC) was the foremost innovator of Greek New Comedy, a dramatic style that moved away from the fantastical to focus upon the problems of ordinary Athenians. This collection contains the full text of 'Old Cantankerous' (Dyskolos), the only surviving complete example of New 4/5(1).

The only examples are below (C, but not B), frag. 8 (τι‎ Weil), frag. (τὰϲ‎ Blaydes) and frag. incert. (a grammarian's quotation, not ascribed by him to Menander, and not necessarily correct). There is only one example in all the other fragments of New Comedy, Diphilos frag. 1. 6. See also Dysk. n. Lowe suggests.   Author of Dyscolus, Dyscolus, Samia, Plays, The principal fragments, Menander, the principal fragments, Epitrepontes, FragmentsWritten works: Samia.

  Menander was the founding father of European comedy. From Ralph Roister Doister to What the Butler Saw, from Henry Fielding to P. G. Wodehouse, the stock motifs and characters can be traced back to greatest writer of Greek New Comedy, Menander (c BC) wrote over one hundred plays but until the twentieth century he was known to us only by short quotations in ancient /5(4). Book Description Oxford University Press, United Kingdom, Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. Menander was the founding father of European comedy. From Ralph Roister Doister to What the Butler Saw, from Henry Fielding to P. G. Wodehouse, the stock motifs and characters can be traced back to greatest writer of Greek New Comedy, Menander /5().


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6DM1: black and white illustration in S. Charitonidis and others, Les mosaïques de la Maison du Ménandre à Mytilène, Bernepl. 27) depicts a scene from the play. On the left is a door; an old man with his back to it.

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Get this from a library. Menander, the principal fragments. [Menander, of Athens.; Francis Greenleaf Allinson]. General introduction --Extant writings --The text --Bibliography --The arbitrants --The girl from Samos --The girl who gets her hair cut short --The hero --Fragments from sixty-seven other identified plays --An unidentified comedy --Selections from unidentified minor fragments --Fragments assigned with doubt to Menander --Index of proper names.

Menander (?//1 BCE), the dominant figure in New Comedy, wrote over plays, of which one complete play, substantial portions of six others, and smaller but interesting fragments.

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