Summary: English Translations. This inexpensive compilation by noted scholar and translator Jeffrey Henderson collects three of Aristophanes' most popular plays: Acharnians, Clouds, and Lysistrata. Complete with introductions and notes, this single volume collection is sure to be a valuable addition to any classroom or collection. Contains:
A translation of Acharnians into contemporary form. Both a hilarious comedy and a forcef ...show moreul indictment of war.
A delightful translation of a play long noted for its critique of philosophy, society and education.
Lysistrata, the most popular of Aristophanes' plays, appeals to the modern reader because of its lively and imaginative plot, memorable heroine, good jokes, and appeal for peace and tolerance between nations and between the sexes. ...show less