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The Clouds

Aristophanes
  • Study Guide

The Clouds is a Greek comedy by Aristophanes that was first performed in 423 BC.

Summary

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Characters

See a complete list of the characters in The Clouds and in-depth analyses of Strepsiades, The Chorus of Clouds, and Socrates.

Main Ideas

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Quotes

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