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I, Claudius : from the autobiography of Tiberius Claudius : emperor of the Romans

Robert Graves (author), Barry Unsworth (author of introduction)

I, Claudius : from the autobiography of Tiberius Claudius : emperor of the Romans

Claudius de stotteraar, het enfant terrible dat de traditie en de conventie trotseerde, wordt door zijn familie ver van staatszaken gehouden. Wanneer hij na Caligula's dood tot keizer wordt uitgeroepen, is hijzelf nog het meest verbaasd. Maar Claudius blijkt een man met grote gaven.
Title
I, Claudius : from the autobiography of Tiberius Claudius : emperor of the Romans
Author
Robert Graves 1895-1985
Author of introduction
Barry Unsworth
Language
English
Edition
21
Publisher
London: Penguin, [2020?] | Other editions
X, 395 p.
ISBN
9780141188591 (paperback)

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About Robert Graves

Robert von Ranke Graves (24 July 1895 – 7 December 1985) was a British poet, historical novelist and critic. His father was Alfred Perceval Graves, a celebrated Irish poet and figure in the Gaelic revival; they were both Celticists and students of Irish mythology. Graves produced more than 140 works in his lifetime. His poems, his translations and innovative analysis of the Greek myths, his memoir of his early life—including his role in World War I—Good-Bye to All That, and his speculative study of poetic inspiration The White Goddess have never been out of print. He is also a renowned short story writer, with stories such as 'The Tenement' still being popular today

He earned his living from writing, particularly popular historical novels such as I, Claudius; King Jesus; The Golden Fleece; and Count Belisarius. He also was a prominent translator of Classical Latin and Ancient Greek texts; his vers…Read more on Wikipedia

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