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comedy, Latin

Peter George McCarthy Brown

in The Oxford Companion to Classical Civilization

Published in print January 1998 | ISBN: 9780198601654
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727368
comedy, Latin

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This term has come to be synonymous with fabula palliata (‘drama in a Greek cloak’), since the palliatae of Plautus

Reference Entry.  527 words. 

Subjects: Classical History

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