Four Greek Comedies

'The Birds', 'The Frogs', 'The Clouds', and 'The Peace'
Narrated by: Flo Gibson
Length: 7 hrs and 7 mins
3.4 out of 5 stars (30 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

These four plays, translated into blank verse by C. A. Wheelwright, present to us the wide range of this ancient playwright's fertile imagination. From war and peace to politics and society to the relationships between mena nd women, no topic is off-limits.

Public Domain (P)2009 Audio Book Contractors, Inc.

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Fabulous!

If one grows wary of lackluster and dim contemporary publications, they should feast on the timeless scrutiny of these delicate treasures.

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Not funny

The translation is archaic ('thee/thou'). It's not funny. Comedy should be translated into contemporary English. I couldn't bear to listen to much of it. Aristophanes deserves much better.

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