A HISTORY OF THE LITERATURE OP ANCIENT GREECE; DOWN TO THE DEATH OF ISOCRATES. TRANSLATED FBOM THE GERMAN 11A NC-.SCRIPT OF K. 0. MÜLLER, LATE PBOFESSOR IN THE UXIVER3I.Tr OP GÜTTINGEN* ; BY SIR. GEORGE CORNEWALL LEWIS, Baut., M.P., fiATE STUDENT OF CillUST CUURCIJ, OXFORD ; A.XB JOHN WILLIAM DONALDSON, D.D., LATE FELLOW OP TEIKIT7 COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE.
Table of Contents
CONTENTS; OF; THE SECOND VOLUME; SECOND PERIOD-(CONTINUED); CHAPTER XXVIL; ORIGIN AKD STRUCTURE OP THE OLD COMEDY; TAGS; § 1, The comic element in Greek poetry due to the worship of Bacchus i; 2 Abo connected with, the Comas at the lesser DionysLa : Phallic songs - ? 4; 3 Beginnings of dramatic comedy at Megara : Snsarion, Chionides, kc 6; 4 The perfectors of the old Attic comedy1 9; 6 The ttructure of comedy What it has in common with tragedy io; 6 Peculiar arrangement of the chorus ; Tarabaais 13; 7 Dances, metres, and style 15; CHAPTER XXVIII; ARISTOPHAXES; § 1 Events of the life of Aristophanes ; the mode of his first appearance 19; 2 His dramas : the Dietaleis; the Babylonians, 11; 3 The A citarniana analyzed 23; 4 The Knights 29; 5 The Cttruds 3s; C The Wasps 36; 7 The Peace 38; 3 The Bini» 39; 9 The Lysìstrala ; TKe$moplu>riazvA(z 4'; 10 The Progs 44; 11 The Ecclesioju&a ; the Second PkUus, Transition to the middle comedy 46; CHAPTER XXIX; THE OTIIEB POETS OF THE OLD COMEDY-THE MIDDLE AM) NEW; COMEDY; § 1 Characteristics of Cratinus 49; 2 Eupolis 51; 3 Fecaliar tendencies of Crates ; his conuexion with Sicilian comedy S3
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