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Antony and Cleopatra

by William Shakespeare

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Oxford School Shakespeare

ContributionsRoma Gill (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7399655M
ISBN 100198320574
ISBN 109780198320579

Sep 28,  · This is the best book I've read on Antony and Cleopatra-gripping and flamboyant yet scholarly and magesterial."--Simon Sebag Montefiore, author of Young Stalin and Jerusalem: The Biography * Simon Sebag Montefiore * "[Goldsworthy] does a splendid job of putting their lives in context and forcefully reminding us of the most salient aspects of /5(). Mark Antony, one of the three rulers of the Roman world, has become the thrall of the fascinating Cleopatra. Affairs of state call him to Rome, but the attractions of the queen of Egypt prove impossible to resist. From one of history's greatest love stories Shakespeare builds this magnificent tragedy of the clash between love and duty.

A magnificent drama of love and war, this riveting tragedy presents one of Shakespeare's greatest female characters—the seductive, cunning Egyptian queen Cleopatra. The Roman leader Mark Antony, a virtual prisoner of his passion for her, is a man torn between pleasure and virtue, between sensual indolence and duty between an empire and love. Book Review of Antony and Cleopatra by Adrian Goldsworthy - The book is another triumph for Goldsworthy, and one which neatly bridges the gap between his epic biography of Caesar, and the life of Augustus which he is currently writing.

The Tragedy of Antony and Cleopatra Summary. The complicated plot of Antony and Cleopatra has numerous twists and turns, and takes us across an ocean and back several times. We begin in Egypt with Mark Antony, one of the three leaders (or triumvirs) of the Roman Republic, reveling with his powerful lover Cleopatra, the Queen of akikopavolka.com drunken merry-making is getting in the way of his being. Internet Archive BookReader Antony and Cleopatra Internet Archive BookReader Antony and Cleopatra.


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Jul 29,  · "Antony and Cleopatra" is another excellent work by Adrian Goldsworthy. His grasp of the ancient world is stunning and his ability to relate its history to the modern reader is unmatched. He brings Antony and Cleopatra to life as real people and dispels the /5(40).

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The play was first performed, by the King's Men, at either the Blackfriars Theatre or the Globe Theatre in around ; its first appearance in print was in the Folio of From a general summary to chapter summaries to explanations of famous quotes, the SparkNotes Antony and Cleopatra Study Guide has everything you need to ace quizzes, tests, and essays.

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Sep 28,  · Antony and Cleopatra are among history's most famous lovers. The story of their affair, their war, their defeat and, finally, their suicides has been told and retold for centuries. Now, Adrian. Cleopatra, the alluring and fascinatingly ambiguous Queen of Egypt, has bewitched the great Mark Antony, soldier, campaigner and now one of the three rulers of the Roman Empire.

When Antony quarrels with his fellow leaders and throws in his lot with Cleopatra, his. Exeunt MARK ANTONY and CLEOPATRA with their train. DEMETRIUS Is Caesar with Antonius prized so slight. PHILO Sir, sometimes, when he is not Antony, He comes too short of that great property Which still should go with Antony.

DEMETRIUS I am full sorry That he approves the common liar, who Thus speaks of him at Rome: but I will hope Of better. Mark Antony, one of the three rulers of the Roman Empire, spends his time in Egypt, living a life of decadence and conducting an affair with the country’s beautiful queen, Cleopatra.

When a message arrives informing him that his wife, Fulvia, is dead and that Pompey is raising an army to rebel. Jan 24,  · WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE: ANTONY & CLEOPATRA - FULL AudioBook | Greatest Audio Books - DRAMATIC READING Antony and Cleopatra is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written sometime.

Sep 01,  · Read an Excerpt. Introduction Shakespeare probably wrote Antony and Cleopatra in or ; it was registered for publication on May 20,and apparently influenced a revision of Samuel Daniel’s Cleopatra that was published “newly altered” in Antony and Cleopatra was thus roughly contemporary with King Lear and akikopavolka.com the contrast between those two tragedies and /5.

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There are about 70 pages of front matter in this edition, and, on /5(5). Antony and Cleopatra is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written sometime between and It was first printed in the First Folio of Antony and Cleopatra is a tragedy by William Shakespeare.

It was first printed in the First Folio of The plot is based on Thomas North's translation of Plutarch's Life of Markus Antonius and follows the relationship between Cleopatra and Mark Antony from the time of the Parthian War to Cleopatra's suicide. Sep 28,  · “The book has considerable advantage over most of the other ‘Antony and Cleopatra’ histories on the shelves, providing a very detailed political and military account of the development of the two most important centers of the ancient world.”—The National Interest.

Free download or read online Antony and Cleopatra pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by William Shakespeare. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this classics, plays story are Cleopatra, Marcus Antonius. The book has been awarded /5. This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world’s books discoverable online.

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