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Terence: Phormio
Language: en
Pages: 233
Authors: Robert Maltby
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-31 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Terence's Phormio , based on a Greek original by Apollodorus of Carystus, was produced towards the end of his short dramatic career in 161 BC. With its lively action, based on the traditional elements of love, deception and mistaken identity, the play provides an ideal introduction to the genre of
Terence
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Terence
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Aris & Phillips Classical Text

Terence's Phormio, based on a Greek original by Apollodorus of Carystus, was produced towards the end of his short dramatic career in 161 BC. With its lively action, based on the traditional elements of love, deception and mistaken identity, the play provides an ideal introduction to the genre of New
Terence: Phormio. The mother-in-law. The brothers
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Terence, Térence, Publius Terentius Afer
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Loeb Classical Library

Terence brought to the Roman stage a bright comic voice and a refined sense of style. His six comedies--first produced in the half dozen years before his premature death in 159 BCE--were imaginatively reformulated in Latin plays written by Greek playwrights, especially Menander. For this new Loeb Classical Library edition
Terence: Phormio
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Terence
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-07-31 - Publisher: Bristol Classical Press

The lively action and well-constructed plot of the "Phormio" make it an ideal introduction to Terence and to the Roman comic genre. This edition includes a great deal of help with the difficulties presented by his colloquial (and early) poetic idiom.
Prolegomena to the Adages
Language: en
Pages: 856
Authors: Desiderius Erasmus
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-21 - Publisher: University of Toronto Press

The essay that begins this introductory volume to the Adages explores the development of the Collectanea and its transformation into the Adagiorum chiliades.