448?–385? b.c, Athenian comic dramatist.
I turn to the ancient Greek comic author, Aristophanes, speaking at what must have seemed a similar time.
Obama Is Too Good For Us Charles Fried August 5, 2011
But what Aristophanes thought and felt about the matter is just what we shall not find in this translation.
Pot-Boilers Clive Bell
I will do as you prescribe, said Aristophanes, and now get on.
Euripides has also been accused, by Aristophanes and by many less entertaining writers, of taking away all the dignity of tragedy.
The New Gresham Encyclopedia Various
And first of all Aristophanes dropped off, then, when the day was already dawning, Agathon.
Turned by Aristophanes into an apology for beating one’s father, Nub.
The Tragedies of Euripides, Volume I. Euripides
Here we have the old father, a heart of oak, like the old Acharnian in Aristophanes.
Hence the utter valuelessness to us of to-day of the comedies of Aristophanes as works of wit.
Lectures on Russian Literature Ivan Panin
Aristophanes derided all which was serious in the Athenian social system.
Folkways William Graham Sumner
We are well acquainted with the character of the Old Comedy, in its greatest freedom, through the writings of Aristophanes.
A History of Caricature and Grotesque Thomas Wright
?448–?380 bc, Greek comic dramatist, who satirized leading contemporary figures such as Socrates and Euripides. Eleven of his plays are extant, including The Clouds, The Frogs, The Birds, and Lysistrata
An ancient Greek dramatist, the author of such comedies as The Clouds and Lysistrata.
- Aristophanes of byzantium
257?–180? b.c, Greek scholar; librarian at Alexandria, Egypt.
448?–385? b.c, Athenian comic dramatist. Historical Examples It is clear that the aristophanic comedy could not have become permanent. Studies of the Greek Poets (Vol II of 2) John Addington Symonds The roads were in good order for the visitors to the aristophanic comedy. Gryll Grange Thomas Love Peacock This year has seen the death […]
- Aristotelian logic
the logic of Aristotle, especially in the modified form taught in the Middle Ages. . Historical Examples Why did he give his scientific method the form of a supplement to the old Aristotelian logic? Logic, Inductive and Deductive William Minto Aristotelian logic can never become superfluous as long as men are apt to be led […]
- Aristotelian method
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