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The Catiline conspiracy

Iain Hamilton

The Catiline conspiracy

an opera in two acts

by Iain Hamilton

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Published by T. Presser in Bryn Mawr, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Operas,
  • Vocal scores with piano

  • Edition Notes

    Libretto by the composer.

    StatementIain Hamilton ; vocal score
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsM1503.H218 C3 1975
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 vocal score (279 p.)
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26898881M
    LC Control Number75765720
    OCLC/WorldCa2049990

    Book Title: The history of Catiline s conspiracy by Sallust with the four orations of Cicero transl to which are added notes and illustr by G F Sydney: Author: Gaius Sallustius Crispus: Publisher: Release Date: Pages: ISBN: OXFORD Available Language: English, Spanish, And French. The author's masterful writing and impeccable faithfulness to historical fact join together to create a grippingly suspenseful tale of murder and conspiracy in ancient Rome. © John Maddox Roberts (P) Blackstone Audio, Inc.

      The conspiracy of Catiline is a familiar episode in Roman history. Sallust wrote a monograph about it. Cicero published his speeches on it. Maddox follows the course of the conspiracy very carefully. You can get the actual history of the conspiracy of Catelina from Sallust's monograph on the subject and from Cicero's recorded speeches against 5/5(5). Sallust's book documents two important historical events in the Roman Empire, the Jurgatine War and the Conspiracy of Catiline. They occur at a time the Romans had acquired great comfort in their lives. Sallust describes this comfort as having a detrimental effect on Roman society with money more.

    Catiline His Conspiracy is a Jacobean tragedy written by Ben Jonson. It is one of the two Roman tragedies that Jonson hoped would cement his dramatic achievement and reputation, the other being Sejanus His Fall (). Background. Jonson was not the first playwright of his era to dramatize the story of Catiline. By: Gaius Sallustius Crispus (Sallust) ( BC) The Catiline Conspiracy and The Jugurthine War are the two separate surviving works of the historian commonly known as “Sallust”. Nearly contemporary to the events he describes, he is supposed to have been a retired officer of Caesar’s army. “Catiline” contains the history of the memorable year


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His inability to concentrate on his subject leads to unclear passages, narrative meandering, factual inaccuracies, and emotional tangents in the rhetoric/5. Catiline's Conspiracy describes the bloody rebellion led by the depraved and disaffected Catiline.

For Sallust it was especially disturbing because of the unprecedented nature of the crime and the. "The Conspiracy of Catiline" (his first published work) contains the history of the memorable year Sallust adopts the usually accepted view of Catiline, and describes him as the deliberate foe of law, order and morality, and does not give a comprehensive explanation of his views and intentions/5.

What was The Conspiracy of Catiline. During the time of Caesar and Cicero, in the final decades of the Roman Republic, a group of debt-ridden aristocrats, led by the patrician Lucius Sergius Catilina (Catiline), conspired against Rome.

The Conspiracy of Catiline, also known as The War of Catiline, (Latin: De coniuratione Catilinae or Bellum Catilinae) is the first history published by the Roman historian Sallust. SPQR II: The Catiline Conspiracy, by John Maddox Roberts discusses Catiline's conspiracy.

Robert Harris' book Imperium, based on Cicero's letters, covers the developing career of Cicero with many references to his increasing interactions with Catiline. The sequel, Lustrum (issued in the United States as Conspirata), deals with the five years.

Fiction At least two major dramatists have written tragedies about Catilina: Ben Jonson, the English Jacobean playwright, wrote Antonio Salieri wrote an opera tragicomica in two acts on the subject of the Catiline Conspiracy entitled Catilina to a Steven Saylor has written the novel Catilina's Known for: Second Catilinarian Conspiracy.

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Catiline His Conspiracy book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This is a reproduction of a book published before /5. The Catiline Conspiracy John Maddox Roberts, Author Avon Books $ (0p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

OTHER BOOKS. The Year of Confusion; Legacy of Prometheus. Under the sinister influence of Sulla’s ghost, the reckless patrician Catiline organizes a conspiracy to overthrow the Roman Republic. The conspirators, among them the rash Cethegus and the outcast.

Catiline sent Gaius Manlius, a centurion from Sulla’s old army, to manage the conspiracy in Etruria where he assembled an army. Others were sent to aid the conspiracy in important locations throughout Italy, and even a small slave revolt which had begun in Capua. LibriVox recording of The Catiline Conspiracy and The Jugurthine War, by Gaius Sallustius Crispus (Sallust).

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Later in the same year of 63 BC he also ran for, and won, the office of urban he could even take office however, the Catiline Conspiracy erupted, putting Caesar in direct conflict with the optimates once again. Lucius Sergius Catilina, a consul candidate for 63 and 62 BC, was accused of hatching a plot to overthrow the Republic through armed rebellion.

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