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The histories ... books III, IV and V

P. Cornelius Tacitus

The histories ... books III, IV and V

by P. Cornelius Tacitus

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementwith intro. and notes by A.G. Godley.
SeriesClassical series
ContributionsGodley, A. D 1856-1925.
The Physical Object
Pagination296 p.
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19515033M

v. 1. Books I-II --v Books III-IV --v Fragments of Books VI-VIII --v Fragments of Books IX-XV --v Fragments of Books XVI-XXVII --v Fragments of Books XXVIII-XXXIX. Series Title: Loeb classical library. Responsibility: with an English translation by W.R. Paton. he period covered by Shakespeare's nine English histories -- from "Edward III" and "Richard II" through the six Henry (IV, V, VI) plays and ending with "Richard III" -- is one of the bloodiest and most melodramatic in that island nation's past.

  The Histories (Paton translation)/Book III. Book III. Book IV I likewise set forth in the same place the reasons why I wrote the two preceding Books dealing with events of an earlier date. I will now attempt to give a well attested account of the above wars, their first causes and the reasons why they attained such magnitude; but in the. Act I; Act II; Act III; Act IV; Act V; Overview and Contextual Notes []. Begun circa and first published in Quarto in , Richard III was written as a sort of sequel to Shakespeare's immensely successful Henry VI plays, which portrayed the Wars of the Roses between the House of York and the House of Lancaster. Richard is portrayed--falsely, historians agree--as an evil hunchback with a.

(iii) Dialogue on Oratory (Dialogus), of unknown date; a lively conversation about the decline of oratory and education. (iv) Histories (probably issued in parts from onwards), a great work originally consisting of at least twelve books covering the period CE, but only Books I-IV and part of Book V survive, dealing in detail with the. The technique is also used in later epics, such as the long histories of the swords in the great Anglo-Saxon epic Beowulf. Humor in the Iliad is most often associated with the gods but does occasionally show up among the humans, most often in connection with Nestor. In Book IV, however, Agamemnon's reaction to Menelaos' flesh wound is humorous.


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Whether the King of Naples or the Duke of Milan, the Pope or the Signory of Florence, struck the bargain, was to him a matter of perfect indifference. The work contained 12 or 14 books (it is known only that the Histories and Annals, both now incomplete, totaled 30 books).

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