Four Plays: The Clouds/The Birds/Lysistrata/The Archanians - Aristophanes 1969 Airmont Classic vintage paperback

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Blurb: This volume brings together the four most acclaimed comedies of Greek playwright Aristophanes. The darker comedy of The Clouds satirizes Athenian philosophers - Socrates in particular - and reflects the uncertainties of a generation in which all traditional religious and ethical beliefs were being challenged. The Birds takes place in a flawed utopia, with man's eternal flaws observed from up above. In Lysistrata a band of women use sex's manipulative power in order to try and end a war. Introduction by N.R. Teitel.