“The Life of Marcus Antonius”

Plutarch and Thomas North. From The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romanes, 1579.

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Thomas North’s translation of Plutarch’s Lives was Shakespeare’s primary source for his Roman plays. This excerpt portrays Mark Antony’s actions following the assassination of Julius Caesar.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book Section
Title The Life of Marcus Antonius
Short Title Plutarch's Life of Marcus Antonius, 1579
Book Title The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romanes
Place of Publication London
Creator Plutarch and Thomas North
Publication Date 1579
Pages p. 976
Call Number Case Y 642 .P6526
Location Special Collections 4th floor