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William Shakespeare's Coriolanus.

Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 (Author). Jesson, Paul. (Added Author). Yates, Marjorie. (Added Author). Hooper, Ewan. (Added Author). Brill, Clive. (Added Author). LeGendre, Dominique. (Added Author). Shepherd, Bill. (Added Author). Treadwell, Tom. (Added Author). Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Works. 2002. (Added Author). Paul Jesson (Coriolanus), Marjorie Yates (Volumnia), Ewan Hooper (Menenius). (Cast).
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  • ISBN: 9780792751595 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0792751590 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (3hr., 11 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Complete Arkangel Shakespeare : 2014.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Paul Jesson (Coriolanus), Marjorie Yates (Volumnia), Ewan Hooper (Menenius).
Summary, etc.:
Rome is a city divided, nobility and common-people locked in mutual suspicion. The patrician Caius Marcius, later called Coriolanus, is Rome's greatest soldier, but his proud refusal to accommodate himself to the demands of the plebeians leads to banishment and death. A Roman history as well as tragedy, Coriolanus is a complex and subtle exploration of the themes of absolution and compromise, both in the political world and in the life of the individual. Paul Jesson plays Coriolanus, and Marjorie Yates is Volumnia. Ewan Hooper plays Menenius.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Heroes > Rome > Drama.

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