Published April 15, 1976
by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English
|Contributions||Ralph E.D Houghton (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||256|
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Sep 28, · The True Story Of 'Antony And Cleopatra' Antony and Cleopatra are among history's most famous lovers. The story of their affair, their war, their . Worlds collide as the Egyptian queen Cleopatra and the Roman general Mark Antony fall in love in Shakespeare’s play about the demise of one of history’s most tragic couples. With the Roman Triumvirate in shambles, Antony will choose love over politics, with disastrous consequences. With the. 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. When Cleopatra’s messenger brings word to his queen that Antony has married Octavia, she beats him severely. Later, though, she praises this same man for his good service. What brings about this change of heart? The messenger reports that Octavia is plain-looking and generally unimpressive.
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