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The pot of gold, and other plays.

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  • Contributor: Watling, E. F.; Plautus, Titus Maccius; Plautus, Titus Maccius; Plautus, Titus Maccius; Plautus, Titus Maccius; Plautus, Titus Maccius
    Date:
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    1965
    Summary:

    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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    Contents:
    • The pot of gold (Aulularia)
    • The prisoners (Captivi)
    • The brothers Mensaechmus (Mensechuni)
    • The swaggering soldier (Miles Gloriosus)
    • Pseudolus.
    Original Publisher: Baltimore, Penguin Books
    Language(s): English