The Boastful Chef: The Discourse of Food in Ancient Greek Comedy
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Description for The Boastful Chef: The Discourse of Food in Ancient Greek Comedy Hardcover. This is a book about Greek culture. It explains why Greek comedy picked out food in particular as a cultural marker. Hundreds of comic fragments are quoted in translation. The development of comedy is explored together with comic creativity as poets sought to represent 'reality' (figs or cooking-pots) on the stage. Num Pages: 496 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 2AHA; DSBB; DSG; DSK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 224 x 146 x 30. Weight in Grams: 699.
1QDAG; 2AHA; DSBB; DSG; DSK
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