The Birds by Aristophanes

This ancient Greek comedy play revolves around two men who are fed up with the problems of human society and decide to create a utopian city in the clouds with the help of birds. Their city, 'Cloudcuckooland', becomes popular and attracts gods and humans alike, leading to a series of humorous and satirical events. The play is a satire on political and social life in Athens, poking fun at its democracy, bureaucracy, and warfare.

The 682nd greatest book of all time


Published
-414
Nationality
Greek
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
Ancient Greek

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