Greek Attic comedy of the 4th century b.c. The few extant fragments are characterized chiefly by a realistic depiction of everyday life.
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Professor Butcher calls attention to the early influence of the character sketches on the Middle Comedy.Rhetoric and Poetry in the Renaissance | Donald Lemen Clark
There was a splendid poetical library, including all the great tragedians, with the older and the Middle Comedy.Practical Essays | Alexander Bain
It is surprising that the theme should not have attracted the best poets of the Athenian Middle Comedy.The Age of Dryden | Richard Garnett
It is represented by the names of thirty-seven writers The Middle Comedy.
On quitting the old for the Middle Comedy we find ourselves in a different intellectual atmosphere.Studies of the Greek Poets (Vol II of 2) | John Addington Symonds