The Menaechmus Twins, and Two Other Plays

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W. W. Norton & Company, 1971 - Drama - 237 pages
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Considered to be Plautus's greatest play, Menaechmi; Or, The Twin-Brothers is the story of two twin brothers, Menaechmus and Sosicles, who are separated at age seven when their father takes Menaechmus on a business trip.


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Roman comedies (farces, to be more precise) surprised me with their content. Humans haven't really changed much in 2300 years . . . Read full review


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Lionel Casson, professor emeritus of classics at New York University has written many books on ancient maritime history and ancient travel.

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