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Rome Stories (Everymans Pocket Classics)

by Jonathan Keates

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A selection of short stories and extracts about, or set in, the Eternal City.
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Livy — The Revolt of the Tarquins (from Ab Urbe Condita; Translated by Aubrey de Sélincourt)

Plutarch — The Murder of Julius Caesar (from Life of Caesar; Translated by Sir Thomas North)

Edward Gibbon — The Story of Rienzi (from The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire)

Benvenuto Cellini — Imprisonment, Espace, Recapture (from his Autobiography; Translated by George Bull)

Goethe — Extracts from his Italian Journey (Translated by W. H. Auden and Elizabeth Mayer)

Stendhal — Vanina Vanini (Translated by C. K. Scott-Moncrieff)

Nathaniel Hawthorne — Extracts from The Marble Faun

George Eliot — Extracts from Middlemarch

Henry James — Daisy Miller

Edith Wharton — Roman Fever

Alberto Moravia — Extracts from Roman Tales (Translated by Angus Davidson)

Pier Paolo Pasolini — A Night on The Tram (Translated by John Shepley)
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