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    Description"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 generation. Plays and translators: Volume 1: Amphitryon, Constance Carrier. Miles Gloriosus, Erich Segal. Captivi, Richard Moore. Casina, Richard Beacham. Curculio, Henry Taylor Volume 2: Rudens, Constance Carrier. Aulularia, Palmer Bovie. Bacchides, James Tatum. Mercator, George Garrett. Truculentus, James Tatum


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    Title
    Plautus: v.1
    Subtitle
    The Comedies
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Titus Maccius Plautus, Volume editor David R. Slavitt, Volume editor Palmer Bovie
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 388
    Width: 148 mm
    Height: 227 mm
    Thickness: 21 mm
    Weight: 526 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780801850714
    ISBN 10: 0801850711
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21500
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.2
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: DD
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 05
    Ingram Theme: APPR/CLASSA
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Libri: I-LC
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    B&T General Subject: 630
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 91
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002000, LIT004190
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 872.01, 872/.01
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC20: 872.01
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: DRA006000
    LC classification: PA6569 .S55 1995, 94045317
    Thema V1.0: DD, DSBB, DB, NHC
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Imprint name
    JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Publication date
    01 September 1995
    Publication City/Country
    Baltimore, MD
    Author Information
    Poet, novelist, and critic David R. Slavitt has published more than fifty books and teaches at the University of Pennsylvania. Palmer Bovie has published many translations of classical Roman literature, including The Georgics of Virgil and The Satires and Epistles of Horace.
    Review quote
    Plays and translators: 'Amphitryon,' Constance Carrier . 'Miles Gloriosus,' Erich Segal . 'Captivi,' Richard Moore . 'Casina,' Richard Beacham . 'Curculio,' Henry Taylor