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Nero & other plays

Nero & other plays

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Published by T.F. Unwin, C. Scribner"s Sons in London, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thin paper edition; reprint of the edition of 1888.

Statementedited, with introductions and notes, by Herbert P. Horne, Havelock Ellis, Arthur Symons, and A. Wilson Verity.
SeriesThe Mermaid series
ContributionsPorter, Henry, fl. 1599, Day, John, 1574-1640?, Field, Nathan, 1587-1620?, Horne, Herbert Percy, 1864-1916, Ellis, Havelock, 1859-1939, Symons, Arthur, 1865-1945, Verity, A. W. 1863-1937.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR1263 N4 1904
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 488 p. :
Number of Pages488
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14377595M

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Nero watched these plays from the top of the proscenium. Book Six: XII Shows and Contests. The gladiatorial show was mounted in a wooden amphitheatre, built inside a year, on the Campus Martius (in AD58). None of the participants was put to death, not even the criminals, but four hundred Senators and six hundred knights, some being very wealthy. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Peter Nero Plays Born Free And Others on Discogs.

The Nero Wolfe Cookbook. THE OTHER, UNCONVENTIONAL COOKBOOK But that is not the end of the matter. There is the other Wolfe cookbook: that odd recipe box posing as a book — call it The “Too Many Cooks” Recipe Box — which was, it seems, the first in time of the Nero Wolfe cookbooks.9 And it, like the others, includes reci-pes all its own. Living in Rome under Caligula and later a tutor to Nero, Seneca witnessed the extremes of human behaviour. His shocking and bloodthirsty plays not only, ISBN Buy the Phaedra and Other Plays ebook.


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In the picturesque tragedy of the refined and scholarly poet who wrote Nero, in the homely comedy of burly Porter, the delicate aerial. Music Of Day, the wanton and boisterous mirth Of Price: $ Nero & other plays: edited with introd.

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OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages: frontispiece (portrait) ; 19 cm. Contents: PrefaceNero / edited by Herbert P. HorneThe two angry women of Abington / [by Henry Porter] ; edited by Havelock EllisThe parliament of bees / [by John Day] ; edited by Arthur SymonsHumour out of breath / [by John Day] ; edited by Arthur SymonsWoman is a weathercock / [by Nathaniel.

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Rights: Public Domain. Phaedra and Other Plays by Seneca. Living in Rome under Caligula and later a tutor to Nero, Seneca witnessed the extremes of human behaviour. His shocking and bloodthirsty plays not only reflect a brutal period of history but also show how guilt, sorrow, anger and desire lead individuals to violence.

Nero (/ ˈ n ɪər oʊ / NEER-oh; Latin: Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus; 15 December 37 – 9 June 68 AD) was the last Roman emperor of the Julio-Claudian dynasty. He was adopted by his great-uncle Claudius and became Claudius' heir and successor.

Like Claudius, Nero became emperor with the consent of the Praetorian 's mother, Agrippina the Younger, dominated Nero's early Father: Gnaeus Domitius Ahenobarbus, Claudius (adoptive). Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

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Nero & Other Plays: Henry Porter: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Seneca the Older (c. 4 BC – AD 65), fully Lucius Annaeus Seneca and also known simply as Seneca (/ ˈsɛnɪkə /), was a Roman Stoic philosopher, statesman, dramatist, and—in one work— satirist of the Silver Age of Latin literature.

Seneca was born in Corduba in Hispania, and raised in Rome, where he was trained in rhetoric and : Ancient philosophy.

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