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The humor, too, is subtle, except perhaps in The Eunuch, and the mmismo element throughout is more humanistic than comedic, as with Menander. Nov 01, l. Terentius Lucanus, a Roman senator, brought Terence to Rome as a slave, educated him and later on, impressed by his abilities, freed him.
Terence is more seamless in his craft than Plautus or Aristophanes and, as a result, his plots lend themselves to greater philosophical reflection; though the plots are standard, Terence weaves a complicated web in each play that is all the more dazzling as it’s functions are slowly revealed.
Jul 20, David rated it liked it Shelves: Greg rated it really liked it Dec 09, Plautus’ stock characters were more interesting to me.
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Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. His comedies were performed for the first time around — BC. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Shopbop Atromentador Fashion Brands. Sometimes Terence wraps so much plot into his plays that even he has a hard time figuring out how to neatly synchronize the partners up in the 5th act.
Aug 22, A. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. On the downside, the treatment of atornentador characters is a little hard to accept, although in keeping with contemporary values.
An eminently readable playwright, he must’ve made his Roman audience’s heads spin. Oxford edition has all of the Terentian plays 6 along with introductory notes atormetador the beginning of each one.
Carol Buchanan rated it liked it Aug 22, AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Oct 19, Richard rated it it was ok Shelves: Copley’s translation or what, but I found Terence’s stock characters like, well, cardstock characters. Get to Know Us.
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Terence stuffs so much into his plays, if you aren’t paying undivided attention it’s genuinely hard to render his stream of writing cohesively in your head; even if you are familiar with all of the Roman troupes and stock characters frequently employed in the genre. Different tempora, different mores, perhaps; but the urbane fluidity of these comedies only serves to reveal with greater clarity the unpleasant jaggedness of some of the rocks below their surface.
In English translations that achieve a lively readability without sacrificing the dramatic and comic impact of the original Latin, this volume presents all six comedies: Peccato che molte di queste trame le aveva elaborate lui per atormentadot o aveva modificato dei canovacci che venivano direttamente dagli autori greci.
sl They are also entertaining to read on the page – with the exception of The Atormebtador Heauton Timorumenoswhich I found to be convoluted almost past the limit of comprehensibility – and would probably be so on stage, although necessarily The plays of Terence have been highly evaluated not only for their technical innovation the “double plot”but also for the smoothness of their writing, which is evident even in translation, and for the human element that they bring to stock characters.
But we mostly talked about the Elizabethan rewrite this play could have earned — how Thais and her second, Pythias, would have been extraordinary in Shakespeare, how silent Pamphila wou 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.
Bref, une bonne lecture mais sans plus. Now all is right with the world! Published November 25th by Penguin Classics first published Open Preview See a Problem?
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I don’t know if it was Frank O. Jul 10, Melissa Winterman rated it really liked it. Tom Loney rated it liked it Dec 31, An eminently readable playwright, he must’ve made his Roman a Terence is more seamless in his craft than Plautus or Aristophanes and, as a result, his plots lend themselves to greater philosophical reflection; though the plots are standard, Terence weaves a complicated web in each play that is all the more dazzling as it’s functions are slowly revealed.
Alice Bradley rated it liked it Nov 20, Sono comunque contenta di aver colmato questa ennesima lacuna, ma la prossima volta mi leggo solo le tragedie, che si vede che il mio atorkentador melanconico non apprezza “la crassa risata”. Terence is still a good read and when it comes to Roman Comedy he is the latter half of the two pillars; so you might as well spend some time leaning on him.