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Literary Criticism Ancient & Classical

Menander to Marivaux: The History of a Comic Structure

by (author) E.J.H. Greene

The University of Alberta Press
Initial publish date
Jan 1977
Ancient & Classical
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    Publish Date
    Jan 1977
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The author examines comedies based on a structure first used by Menander in the fourth century B.C. and brought to its precise formulations and brilliance by Marivaux in the eighteenth century A.D.

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Edward Joseph Hollingsworth Greene (1913-1995) was a professor emeritus of Roman Languages at the University of Alberta.

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