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The Resource Memoirs of Hadrian, Marguerite Yourcenar ; introduction by Paul Bailey

Memoirs of Hadrian, Marguerite Yourcenar ; introduction by Paul Bailey

Label
Memoirs of Hadrian
Title
Memoirs of Hadrian
Statement of responsibility
Marguerite Yourcenar ; introduction by Paul Bailey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Hadrian, approaching death, writes a valedictory letter to the young Marcus Aurelius, next-but-one in the line of succession. Hadrian describes his accession and explains the philosophy that informed his rule over the powerful and far-flung Empire
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
  • 843.9'12
  • 843.9'12
  • 843.912
Index
no index present
Language note
Translation of: Mémoires d'Hadrien
Literary form
novels
Series statement
Penguin classics
Label
Memoirs of Hadrian, Marguerite Yourcenar ; introduction by Paul Bailey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Secker & Warburg, 1955
Control code
9780141184968
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
288p.
Isbn
9780141184968
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Memoirs of Hadrian, Marguerite Yourcenar ; introduction by Paul Bailey
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Secker & Warburg, 1955
Control code
9780141184968
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
288p.
Isbn
9780141184968
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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