Antony and Cleopatra (HarperPerennial Classics) by William Shakespeare

By William Shakespeare

Antony, the soldier of Rome, and Cleopatra, the queen of Egypt, fight with tragic effects opposed to the ability and authority of the rising Roman Empire.

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ISBN: 9780871131430
EAN: 9780871131430
ASIN: 0871131439
Publisher: Atlantic per 30 days Press
Publication Date: 1994-04-21
Number of Pages: 249
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Author identify: Tom Sharpe (Born: 1928/03/30 / Died: 2013/06/06)

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881 Video Presentation . . . . . . . . . . . . 1063 Oral Interpretation . . . . . . . . . . . . 1363 Web Site . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . com grammar and style pages 69, 119, 195, 241, 315, 325, 425, 443, 453, 577, 622, 645, 667, 795, 859, 923, 973, 989, 1023, 1101, 1127, 1147, 1157, 1185, 1200, 1225, 1255, 1331 xxxvi wrap-ups media studies writing to synthesize Legends in Film: King Arthur Film Clips . . . . . . 262 Spiritual and Moral Beliefs .

223 The Influence of Lady Macbeth . . . . . . . . . . 435 An Eye for Social Behavior . . . . . . . . . . . . 595 A Man of Letters . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 687 Two Faces of Romanticism . . . . . . . . . . . . 829 Modernist Detachment . . . . . . . . . . . . 1165 writing to persuade The Legacy of Medieval Romance . . . . . . . . 261 Wartime Perspectives . . . . . . . . . . . 1273 writing to reflect Fiction as Social Teaching .

122 Virginia Woolf E. M. Forster . . . . . . . . . . 1124 speeches/sermons/interviews The Poor and Their Betters Henry Fielding . . . . . 726 Female Orations Margaret Cavendish . . . . . . . 462 Preface to the First Edition of Le Morte d’Arthur William Caxton . . . . . . . . . . . . . 258 The Prince Niccolò Machiavelli . . . . . . . . . 444 Shooting an Elephant George Orwell . . . . . . 1226 The Spectator Joseph Addison . . . . . . . . . 588 A Vindication of the Rights of Woman Mary Wollstonecraft .

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