Sejanus his fall. by Ben Jonson

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Published by Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, Da Capo Press in Amsterdam, New York .

Written in English

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  • Rome

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  • Sejanus, Lucius Aelius, d. 31 -- Drama.,
  • Rome -- History -- Tiberius, 14-37 -- Drama.

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SeriesThe English experience, its record in early printed books published in facsimile,, no. 265
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR2619 .A1 1605a
The Physical Object
Pagination[110] p.
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4892964M
ISBN 109022102653
LC Control Number76025852

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Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Lucius Aelius Sejanus, alternatively spelled Seianus (June 3, 20 BC – Octo AD 31), commonly known as Sejanus (/ s ɪ ˈ dʒ eɪ n ə s /), was an ambitious soldier, friend and confidant of the Roman Emperor equestrian by birth, Sejanus rose to power as prefect of the Roman imperial bodyguard, known as the Praetorian Guard, of which he was commander Born: June 3, 20 BC, Volsinii, Etruria.

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31 -- Drama, Rome -- History -- Tiberius, -- Drama Publisher Borrow this book to access Sejanus his fall. book and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for Pages: ‘Sejanus: his fall’ is set in Rome during the period AD 19 to AD Tiberius is Emperor, and Lucius Aelius Sejanus his right hand man.

At the beginning of the play, Rome is beset by factions. Some of them have been marginalised by Tiberius and Sejanus, whereas others have been favoured and elevated. Sejanus His Fall. Ben Jonson. Manchester University Preview this book reference Regulus rest Uncorrected Corrected Roman History Rome s.d.

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Sejanus and his minions, Latiaris and Natta, are arrested and led away. Arruntius and Lepidus rejoice. Arruntius, however, sees in Macro a worse monster than Sejanus. News comes that the Roman mobs hearing of Sejanus' fall have torn down his statue and dragged it through the town.

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By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Sejanus | A tragedy about Lucius Aelius Seianus, the favourite of the Roman Emperor Tiberius, first performed at court in and at the Globe Theatre in Jonson published the play in a revised version, replacing contributions by an unnamed co-author with his own words and accompanying the text with copious notes citing historical sources.

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Sejanus was a notorious anti-Semite, and Pilate followed his benefactor’s anti-Jewish policies as he governed Judea. A few examples will illustrate Pilate’s treatment of the Jews.

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In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,grams, ISBN: Seller Inventory #. His victims supposedly included the emperor's son, Drusus, poisoned by his own wife who had been seduced by Sejanus.

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