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Author Pernerstorfer, Matthias Johannes.

Title Menanders Kolax : ein Beitrag zu Rekonstruktion und Interpretation der Komödie : mit Edition und Übersetzung der Fragmente und Testimonien sowie einem dramaturgischen Kommentar / von Matthias Johannes Pernerstorfer
Published Berlin ; New York : Walter de Gruyter, ©2009


Description 1 online resource (ix, 188 pages, [2] plates) : illustrations (some color)
Series Untersuchungen zur antiken Literatur und Geschichte, 1862-1112 ; Bd. 99
Untersuchungen zur antiken Literatur und Geschichte ; Bd. 99
Summary Menander℗þs Kolax (The Flatterer) was very popular in the Ancient World and played a central role in the history of the parasite on the comic stage. This volume provides an edition and a translation of the fragments and testimonies. A dramaturgical commentary, chapters on the sources, on the number of parasites and on the date, as well as notes on terminological history form the basis for a reconstruction and interpretation of the comedy. A concordance and bibliography as well as two plates complete the volume
Notes Revised thesis (doctoral)--Universität Wien, 2005
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-188)
Notes In German, with text of the play's fragments in Greek with German translation on opposite pages (p. [49]-79)
Print version record
Subject Menander, of Athens. Kolax.
Menander, of Athens -- Criticism and interpretation
Menander, of Athens
SUBJECT Kolax (Menander, of Athens) fast
Subject Greek drama (Comedy) -- History and criticism
DRAMA -- Ancient, Classical & Medieval.
Greek drama (Comedy)
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Menander, of Athens. Kolax. German & Greek.
ISBN 9783110221282