I, Claudius: From the Autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, Born 10 B.C., Murdered and Deified A.D. 54
Vintage Books, 1989 - 468 páginas
Considered an idiot because of his physical infirmities, Claudius survived the intrigues and poisonings of the reigns of Augustus, Tiberius, and the Mad Caligula to become emperor in 41 A.D. A masterpiece.
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It is so republican in sentiment that the moment Agrippinilla— my present wife—
came to hear of its publication every copy ... and their thumbs and index- fingers
unlopped, which would be a typical indication of Agrip- pinilla's displeasure.
The circumstances were as follows: Agnppma had been delivered of her child, a
girl called Agrippinilla, at Cologne; and I must say at once that this Agrippinilla
turned out one of the very worst of the Claudians— in fact, I may say that she ...
But Agrippinilla and Lesbia were always in and out of his bedroom laughing and
joking and playing pranks. Their husbands did not seem to mind. Life at the
Palace I found extremely disorderly. I don't mean that I wasn't made very
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Masterpiece.Crítica de los usuarios - edwastrivel - Overstock.com
This is a must read especially if you enjoyed the BBC series based on it. Leer comentario completo
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This follow-up novel to Robert Graves' classic, "I, Claudius" continues the life story of the Roman Emperor Tiberius Claudius. It begins immediately following where the previous novel left off, and ends with his death under mysterious circumstances, and his deification. Leer comentario completo
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