By William Shakespeare
HarperCollins is proud to provide its wonderful variety of best-loved, crucial classics.Hugely bold in its ancient concentration and colossal geographical scope, Antony and Cleopatra is certainly one of Shakespeare’s such a lot impressive tragedies. The drama centres at the relationships among his major protagonists, Octavius Ceasar, Mark Antony and Cleopatra, and the hugely charged affair among Mark Antony and the Egyptian queen that varieties the backdrop to the pervading subject matter of fight among East and West during the play.The inner conflict of private emotion and accountability that Antony reports, and the dynamics of strength and sexuality portrayed via Cleopatra, provide the play its dramatic rigidity. wealthy and intricate in its language and poetic in tone, Shakespeare indicates how the politics of Rome eventually reason catastrophe for a guy who's torn among cause and passion.
William Shakespeare is commonly considered as the best playwright the area has obvious. He produced an miraculous volume of labor; 37 performs, 154 sonnets, and five poems. He died on twenty third April 1616, elderly fifty two, and used to be buried within the Holy Trinity Church, Stratford.
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