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By Antony Augoustakis,Ariana Traill

A complete choice of essays through top students within the box that handle, in one quantity, a number of key concerns in analyzing Terence delivering an in depth research of Terence’s performs and situating them of their socio-historical context, in addition to documenting their reception via to give day

• The first complete number of essays on Terence in English, via top students within the field
• Covers more than a few subject matters, together with either conventional and smooth matters of gender, race, and reception
• Features a wide-ranging yet interconnected sequence of essays that provide new views in examining Terence
• Includes an advent discussing the lifetime of Terence, its impression on next reports of the poet, and the query of his ethnicity

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