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Plautus: The Comedies, Volume II The works of Plautus, writes Palmer Bovie, mark the real beginning of Roman literature In these lively new translations, which effectively communicate the vitality and verve of the originals, the plays of Plautus are accessible to a new generationPlays and translators VolumeAmphitryon, Constance Carrier Miles Gloriosus, Erich Segal Captivi, Richard Moore Casina, Richard Beacham Curculio, Henry TaylorVolumeRudens, Constance Carrier Aulularia, Palmer Bovie Bacchides, James Tatum Mercator, George Garrett Truculentus, James Tatum

10 thoughts on “Plautus: The Comedies, Volume II

  1. David David says:

    I picked up Plautus because it was recommended by the lecturer in an audiobook series I had been listening to He likened the Early Roman works by Plautus to the Situation Comedies of the ancient world And I don t think I could give a better description.As someone who hasn t read a lot of ancient plays, I thi

  2. Keith Keith says:

    You can find my general thoughts about Plautus here The Rope This play of reconciliation and reunion reminds me of Shakespeare s late plays especially The Tempest A storm starts the plot unfolding, and a daughter is reunited with her father, a husband is found, slaves are freed, etc Otherwise, this play is mo

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