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The Resource I, Claudius : from the autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, Emperor of the Romans, born BC 10, murdered and deified AD 54, Robert Graves ; with an introduction by Barry Unsworth

I, Claudius : from the autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, Emperor of the Romans, born BC 10, murdered and deified AD 54, Robert Graves ; with an introduction by Barry Unsworth

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I, Claudius : from the autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, Emperor of the Romans, born BC 10, murdered and deified AD 54
Title
I, Claudius
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from the autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, Emperor of the Romans, born BC 10, murdered and deified AD 54
Statement of responsibility
Robert Graves ; with an introduction by Barry Unsworth
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eng
Summary
Despised for his weakness and regarded by his family as little more than a stammering fool, the nobleman, Claudius quietly survives the intrigues, bloody purges and mounting cruelty of the imperial Roman dynasties. This book presents an account of the madness and debauchery of ancient Rome
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Claudius, born weak and with a stutter, was shamed and dismissed by his family as an idiot. This allowed him to live under the public radar and avoid his family's scandals and murders to become the emperor of Rome in 41 A.D
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Award
James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction, 1934.
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030779
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SALS
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1895-1985
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Graves, Robert
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no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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Penguin modern classics
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  • Claudius
  • Emperors
  • Rome
Target audience
general
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from the autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, born 10 B.C., murdered and deified A.D. 54
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I, Claudius : from the autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, Emperor of the Romans, born BC 10, murdered and deified AD 54, Robert Graves ; with an introduction by Barry Unsworth
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Publication
Note
Originally published by Arthur Baker 1934
Control code
000040843849
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
New edition.
Extent
x, 395 p.
Isbn
9780141188591
System control number
(OCoLC)225087489
Label
I, Claudius : from the autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, Emperor of the Romans, born BC 10, murdered and deified AD 54, Robert Graves ; with an introduction by Barry Unsworth
Publication
Note
Originally published by Arthur Baker 1934
Control code
000040843849
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
New edition.
Extent
x, 395 p.
Isbn
9780141188591
System control number
(OCoLC)225087489

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