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The Comedies


The Roman dramatist Terence (c. 186-159 BC) adapted many of his comedies from Greek sources, rendering them suitable for audiences of his own time by introducing subtler characterization and more complex plots. In his romantic play, The Girl from Andros , Terence portrays a love affair saved by a startling discovery. The Self-Tormentor focusses on a man's remorse after sending his son to war, and The Eunuch depicts a case of mistaken identity. Phormio is as rich in intrigue as a French farce, while The Mother-in-Law ...

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The Comedies
2010, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780199556038

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The Comedies
2008, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780192823991

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The Comedies
1976, Penguin Group

ISBN-13: 9780140443240

Revised edition Annotated

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1910, Oxford University Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780195010817

2nd Revised edition


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