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: The Girl from Andros (Andria), The Self-Tormentor (Heautontimorumenos), The Eunuch (Eunouchus), Phormios, The Brothers (Adelphoe), and Her Husband's Mother (Hecyra).
"The best Terrence available, indeed the only one that can be recommended to students without apology."—Classical World
"Terence's comedies sparkle and delight."—Tina Howe
"In the gifted hands of these translators, Roman comedy turns to English comedy of the finest."—Robert Fagles, Princeton University.
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edited by David R. Slavitt, T. Maccius Plautus, Palmer Bovie
Jun 1983 - The Johns Hopkins University Press
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