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Iambic words and regard for accent in Plautus.

Philip Whaley Harsh

Iambic words and regard for accent in Plautus.

by Philip Whaley Harsh

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plautus, Titus Maccius,,
  • Latin language -- Accents and accentuation.,
  • Latin language -- Metrics and rhythmics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStanford, Calif., Stanford University Press, 1949.
    SeriesStanford University publications. University series. Language and literature, v.7, no.2, Stanford studies in language and literature -- v. 7, no. 2.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination169p.
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16445222M

      This book contains the full text of Plautus's Rudens, supplemented with an Introduction, extensive vocabulary and detailed textual s' plays were written and produced around B.c so he is therefore the earliest Latin writer whose work survives in bulk; he belongs to the generation that fought Hannibal. His work consisted in adapting for .   The Roman playwright Plautus wrote comedies that are the earliest Latin literary texts to have survived in their entirety. Loosely adapted from lost Greek plays, the works of Plautus helped establish a truly Roman drama in the Latin language for the first time. Delphi’s Ancient Brand: Delphi Classics.

    Disclosure: the reviewer and this book’s author have collaborated previously on this topic. This book is a comprehensive guide to music in Plautus and Terence, and a codification of Moore’s paradigm-shifting reevaluation of the evidence for music on the Roman comic stage. It will be essential reading for scholars of the genre. Latin prosody (from Middle French prosodie, from Latin prosōdia, from Ancient Greek προσῳδία prosōidía, "song sung to music, pronunciation of syllable") is the study of Latin poetry and its laws of meter. The following article provides an overview of those laws as practised by Latin poets in the late Roman Republic and early Roman Empire, with verses by Catullus, Horace, Virgil and.

    Plautus is the only Latin playwright of the period—aside from Terence, a whole generation later—whose works survive in the manuscript tradition. An incredible comedies are ascribed to Plautus, the vast majority of which were already in antiquity labeled spurious. Funny Words in Plautine Comedy. Oxford University Press. Theatre and Philosophy The Art of Theater, by James R. Hamilton. Oxford: Blackwell, , Xv + Pp. ISBN ‐1‐‐‐3 Hb £ The Necessity of Theater, by Paul Woodruff.


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Get this from a library. Iambic words and regard for accent in Plautus. [Philip Whaley Harsh]. Roman comedy is represented by two Latin playwrights, Plautus (writing between c and BC) and Terence (writing c BC). The works of other playwrights such as Livius Andronicus, Naevius and Ennius are now lost except for a few lines quoted in other authors.

20 plays of Plautus survive complete, and 6 of Terence. Various metres are used in the plays. Six plays of Plautus by Titus Maccius Plautus and a great selection of Ships from Reno, NV.

Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP More Iambic Words and Regard for Accent in Plautus (Stanford University publications.

University series. Language and. all agree, shows no regard for word accent. If Plautus was eager to secure coincidence of ictus and accent, or to avoid "offensive clash" as Harsh puts it, the iambic word would present his greatest problem: dedit, patrem simply would not do.

The author consequently directs his attention to a study of the iambic words in two metres, iambic senarii. Iambic words and regard for accent in Plautus. By B. Harsh. Stanford University Press.

Professor Harsh takes up again the question of the extent to v^hich Plautus avoids clash of ictus and stress accent in his septenarii and senarii. He concentrates on iambic words, which, being stressed on the first syllable, automatically. Plautus, (born c. bce, Sarsina, Umbria?[Italy]—died bce), great Roman comic dramatist, whose works, loosely adapted from Greek plays, established a truly Roman drama in the Latin language.

Life. Little is known for certain about the life and personality of Plautus, who ranks with Terence as one of the two great Roman comic dramatists.

His work, moreover, presents. Pseudolus was written by Titus Maccius Plautus and is one of the oldest plays that survives from ancient Rome. The play begins with a warning that it’s long. After that, the story opens with two. New York, ); “Aridum Argentum in Plautus, Rudens ,” AJP 67 () ; Iambic Words and Regard for Accent in Plautus (Stanford, ); “Plato Symposium B and a Raised Position in the Theater,” CP 44 () ; “Penelope and Odysseus in Odyssey XIX,” AJP 71 () ; “Implicit and Explicit in the Oedipus Tyrannus.

Plautus has books on Goodreads with ratings. Plautus’s most popular book is The Pot of Gold and Other Plays. comic dramatist of ancient Rome (. BC).

Explore some of Plautus best quotations and sayings on -- such as ''He means well' is useless unless he does well.' and more.

PLAUTUS. Mostellaria. Edited with notes, explanatory and critical by E.A. SONNENSCHEIN. Oxf., Clarendon Press, XXIII, p. 17 cm (Cover worn; joint splitting along the rear side; pencil marginalia in the Latin text) Book number: Euro Titus Maccius Plautus, better known simply as Plautus (actually a nickname meaning ‘flatfoot’), was, between c.

and BCE, a Roman writer of comedy plays, specifically the fabulae palliatae, which had a Greek-themed plays are the earliest complete surviving works from Latin theatre and they are noted for adding even more outrageous comedy to traditional.

A Grammar of the Latin Language from Plautus to Suetonius, Volume 1 [Anonymous] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters. This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.

Plautus used puns, he played with words, or he gave the words another meaning. Usually, the humorous characters in Plautine plays are of low social standing. This helps the comedy overall, because lower-class characters were often taken less.

23 quotes from Plautus: 'Nothing but heaven itself is better than a friend who is really a friend.', 'Let us celebrate the occasion with wine and sweet words. '. The English Literary Canon.

There seems to be great debate over whether Plautus found favor in strong word accent or verse ictus, stress. Plautus did not follow the meter of the Greek originals that he adapted for the Roman audience.

Plautus used a great number of meters, but most frequently he used the trochaic septenarius. Iambic words. Plautus' Casina is a lively and well composed farce. The plot, which concerns the competition of a father and his son for the same girl and the various scurrilous tricks employed in the process, gives full scope to Plautus' inventiveness and richly comic language.

The editors' aim is to establish the play as one of the liveliest of ancient comedies, and in their introduction and .I Cannot Tell a Lie, Exactly, and other stories by Gavell, Mary Ladd.

New York: Random House, First Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New. A superior copy inside and out, being a sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere.The accent marks here indicate the second syllable of the iamb, not the accented syllable; but note that there is significant overlap between this iambic "ictus" and normal word accent.

Note that in this line there are exactly 12 syllables, but some of the iambs consist of two longs, rather than short long: all the syllables of "miretur" are.