Shakespeare, Coriolanus
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Shakespeare, Coriolanus by Brian Vickers

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Published by Edward Arnold in London .
Written in English



  • Rome


  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616,
  • Coriolanus, Cnaeus Marcius -- In literature,
  • Generals in literature,
  • Tragedy,
  • Rome -- In literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Brian Vickers.
SeriesStudies in English literature ; no. 58
LC ClassificationsPR2805 .V5
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. ;
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4955098M
ISBN 100713158476
LC Control Number76383399

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Book Condition: A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.4/4(15). About Coriolanus The acclaimed Pelican Shakespeare series edited by A. R. Braunmuller and Stephen Orgel The legendary Pelican Shakespeare series features authoritative and meticulously researched texts paired with scholarship by renowned Shakespeareans. 9 rows  Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by 61, free ebooks; by William . Coriolanus is based on the life of the legendary Roman leader Caius Marcius Coriolanus. The play opens in Rome shortly after the expulsion of the Tarquin kings. There are riots in progress, after stores of grain were withheld from ordinary citizens.

Desiring revenge against Rome, Coriolanus goes to his Volscian enemy, Aufidius, in the city of Antium, and makes peace with him. Aufidius is planning a new campaign against the Romans, and he welcomes Coriolanus's assistance, although he soon feels himself to be falling into his new ally's shadow. Their army proceeds to march on Rome, throwing. CAIUS MARCIUS CORIOLANUS! Bear The addition nobly ever! Flourish. Trumpets sound, and drums. All Caius Marcius Coriolanus! CORIOLANUS I will go wash; And when my face is fair, you shall perceive Whether I blush or no: howbeit, I thank you. I mean to stride your steed, and at all times To undercrest your good addition To the fairness of my power. Coriolanus Coriolanus is a play by William Shakespeare first performed in   Each book includes an essay on the theatrical world of Shakespeare’s time, an introduction to the individual play, and a detailed note on the text used. Updated by general editors Stephen Orgel and A. R. Braunmuller, these easy-to-read editions incorporate over thirty years of Shakespeare scholarship undertaken since the original series, edited by Alfred Harbage, appeared 4/4(4).

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