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Copley’s translation or what, but I found Terence’s stock characters like, well, cardstock characters. William Grant rated it it was amazing Jan 18, If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Sometimes Terence wraps atormenrador much plot into his plays that even he has a hard time figuring out how to neatly synchronize the partners up in the 5th act.

The 10th century Hrotswitha of Gandersheimused Terence as a model for her plays. Ivana zderic rated it it was amazing Nov 11, English Choose a language for shopping. Open Preview See a Problem? Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Isabelle Nyhan rated it it was ok Jun 09, Want to Read saving…. His comedies were performed for the first time around — BC. Sono miemo contenta di aver colmato questa ennesima lacuna, ma la prossima volta mi leggo solo le tragedie, che si vede che ztormentador mio dde melanconico non apprezza “la crassa risata”. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.


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Alice Bradley rated it liked it Nov 20, Aug 22, A. I will say I absolutely loved the introduction, and that alone made this Honestly, I enjoy Atormentdaor much more.

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Purtroppo resta comunque il fatto che queste commedie non mi hanno fatto impazzire, specialmente se paragonate con alcune tragedie greche lette recentemente. Trivia About The Comedies.

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Lists with This Book. Hrotswitha was a nun, and the greatest playwright of the Ottonian age.

AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Different tempora, different mores, perhaps; but the urbane fluidity of these comedies only serves to reveal with greater clarity the unpleasant jaggedness of some of the rocks below their surface.

Sonam Patel rated it really liked it Dec 02, Alexis rated it it was ok Jul 09, An eminently readable playwright, he must’ve made his Roman audience’s heads spin. While not everyone’s cup of tea, I found ‘The Comedies’ tobe entertaining, along with having some history in them. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. They are also entertaining to read on the page – with the exception of The Self-Tormentor Heauton Timorumenoswhich I found to be convoluted almost past the limit of comprehensibility – and would probably be so on stage, although necessarily The plays of Terence have been highly evaluated not only for their technical innovation the “double plot”but also for the smoothness of their writing, which is evident even in translation, and for the human element that they bring to stock characters.


Now all is right with the world! I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Terence is still a good read and when it comes to Roman Comedy he is the latter half of the two pillars; so you might as well spend some time leaning on him.

But Terence’s world is a world in which the buying, selling, and giving away of human beings is a simple fact of life; and in which sexual violence against women is not even “just” something that happens, but something that can be used to resolve a plot and in more than one play to everyone’s apparent satisfaction. Without comparing it to the Although I wouldn’t actually call any of Terence’s plays funny by my modern standards, they are much more elegantly crafted than those of Plautus and I find that his characteristic double plots lend themselves to a more interesting kind of comedy of errors.