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Andromache, Britannicus, Berenice

Jean Racine

Andromache, Britannicus, Berenice

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Racine, Jean, 1639-1699 -- Translations into English.,
    • Britannicus, 41-55 -- Drama.,
    • Berenice, b. ca. 28 -- Drama.,
    • Andromache (Legendary character) -- Drama.,
    • Rome -- History -- Nero, 54-68 -- Drama.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesBritannicus., Bérénice.
      Statement[by] Jean Racine; translated and introduced by John Cairncross.
      SeriesPenguin classics,, L195
      ContributionsCairncross, John, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ1888 .E5C3 1968
      The Physical Object
      Pagination287 p.
      Number of Pages287
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5379408M
      LC Control Number72381205


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