Memoirs of Hadrian: And Reflections on the Composition of Memoirs of Hadrian (Penguin Modern Classics)

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  • ISBN: 0141184965
  • Author: Marguerite Yourcenar
  • Publisher: Penguin Classics
  • Genre: Gay & Lesbian
  • Date: 7 Dec. 2000
  • Pages: 288
  • Language: English

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Synopsis

Framed as a letter from the Roman Emperor Hadrian to his successor, Marcus Aurelius, Marguerite Yourcenar’s Memoirs of Hadrian is translated from the French by Grace Frick with an introduction by Paul Bailey in Penguin Modern Classics.
In her magnificent novel, Marguerite Yourcenor recreates the …