The Pot of Gold and Other Plays

The Pot of Gold and Other Plays


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  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780140441499
  • 272 Pages
  • Penguin Classics
  • Adult

Overview

Plautus’s broad humor, shown in some of the earliest surviving Latin plays, reflects Roman manners and contemporary life. This briliant collection includes: The Pot of Gold (Aulularia), The Prisoners (Captivi), The Brothers Menaechmus (Menaechmi), The Swaggering Soldier (Miles Gloriosus), and Pseudolus.

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Table of Contents

The Pot of Gold and Other PlaysThe Pot of Gold
Aulularia

The Prisoners
Captivi

The Brothers Menaechmus
Menaechmi

The Swaggering Soldier
Miles Gloriosus

Pseudolus

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