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Terence, Latin in full Publius Terentius Afer born c.

Things change; Apatow’s Garry Shandling documentary is surprisingly tender. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Themes of retrieved atormnetador children’, mischievous slaves, and sons yearning for women their social class cannot permit them to marry are abundant here. Jul 20, David rated it liked it Shelves: I guess that if a nun thought Terence worthy of emulation, despite his frequent bawdiness, then these plays are worth a look!

Isabelle Nyhan rated it it was ok Jun 09, Jul 16, Jesse rated it it was amazing. They are also entertaining to read on the page – with the exception of The Self-Tormentor Heauton Timorumenoswhich I found to be convoluted almost past the limit of comprehensibility – and would probably be so on stage, although necessarily limited by the dramatic conventions of their theatrical mimo.

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Avoid at all cost. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. An eminently readable playwright, he must’ve made his Roman a Terence is more seamless in his miwmo than Plautus or Aristophanes and, as a result, his plots lend themselves to greater philosophical reflection; though the plots are standard, Terence weaves a atormejtador web in each play that is all the more dazzling as it’s functions are slowly revealed.


Lulu Ao rated it it was amazing May 27, If I went into The Eunuchs kicking — its plot turns on a rape that cannot translate in modern comedy — I read it happily, another book I would never know without book clubbe. Want to Read saving….

Explore the Home Gift Guide. Without comparing it to the Although I wouldn’t actually call any of Terence’s plays funny by my modern standards, they are much more elegantly crafted than those of Plautus and I find that his characteristic double plots lend themselves to a more interesting kind of comedy of errors.

Alice Bradley rated it liked it Nov 20, Here it is, direct from BC. When it comes to Roman Comedy I tend to see Plautus’s work like a gently flowing clear stream, while his later successor Terence seems to resemble more of a loose faucet that can only be repaired through severe attention to the leaking details.

Write a customer review. The happy end of the play runs like this: Indeed, Terence’s plan of attack usually revolves around creating as much conflict and hidden social connections as humanely possible, before wrapping it all up at the end by pairing males off with there ‘appropriate’ counterpart i.


Spanish translation Original Language: Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Terence apparently died young, probably in Greece or on his way back to Rome. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Sono comunque contenta di aver colmato questa ennesima lacuna, ma la prossima volta mi leggo solo le tragedie, che si vede che il mio animo melanconico non apprezza “la crassa risata”.

Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Peccato che molte di queste trame le aveva elaborate lui per primo o aveva modificato dei canovacci che venivano direttamente dagli autori greci.

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Despite a few typographical errors, this is a good edition of Terence’s collected works. For a person who prefers slapstick, it was okay. Greg rated it really liked it Dec 09, Oxford edition has all of the Terentian plays 6 along with introductory notes at the beginning of each one. Published November 25th by Penguin Classics first published Preview — The Comedies by Terence.