ebooks and download videos Search All  Title  Author 
Home / Fiction

The Frogs

| £2.49 | €2.80 | Ca$4.04 | Au$3.99
by Aristophanes
What is this?DRM-EPUB | by download   add to wish list
The Frogs by Aristophanes

The Frogs is a comedy written by the Ancient Greek playwright Aristophanes. The Frogs tells the story of the god Dionysus, despairing of the state of Athens' tragedians, and allegedly recovering from the disastrous Battle of Arginusae. He travels to Hades to bring Euripides back from the dead. He brings along his slave Xanthias, who is smarter, stronger, more rational, more prudent, and braver than Dionysus. The play opens as Xanthias and Dionysus argue over what kind of complaints Xanthias can use to open the play comically. To find a reliable path to Tartarus, Dionysus seeks advice from his half-brother Heracles who had been there before in order to retrieve the hell hound Cerberus. At the question of which road is quickest to get to Hades, Heracles replies with the options of hanging yourself, drinking poison, or jumping off a tower. Dionysus opts for the longer journey across a lake.

To view this DRM protected ebook on your desktop or laptop you will need to have Adobe Digital Editions installed. It is a free software. We also strongly recommend that you sign up for an AdobeID at the Adobe website. For more details please see FAQ 1&2. To view this ebook on an iPhone, iPad or Android mobile device you will need the Adobe Digital Editions app, or BlueFire Reader or Txtr app. These are free, too. For more details see this article.

SHARE  Share by Email  Share on Facebook  Share on Twitter  Share on Linked In  Share on Delicious
or call in the US toll free 1-888-866-9150 product ID: 669712

Ebook Details
Size: 445 KB
Date published:   2013
ISBN: 9781105986505 (DRM-EPUB)

DRM Settings
Read Aloud:  not allowed

This product is listed in the following category:


This author has products in the following categories:

Nonfiction > Drama > Ancient, Classical & Medieval
Nonfiction > Antiques & Collectibles
Fiction > Action & Adventure
Nonfiction > History > Europe
Nonfiction > Drama
Fiction > Classics
Nonfiction > History > Ancient > Rome

If you find anything wrong with this product listing, perhaps the description is wrong, the author is incorrect, or it is listed in the wrong category, then please contact us. We will promptly address your feedback.

© 2016