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Antonina ; or, The fall of Rome

Author: Wilkie Collins
Publisher: [Auckland] : The Floating Press, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Master storyteller Wilkie Collins is known for his tightly plotted novels, which often have plots drawn from historical events. This engrossing romance, set against the backdrop of ancient Rome as it was poised on the brink of collapse, is Collins' first novel and a fitting introduction to his body of work.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
History
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wilkie Collins
ISBN: 9781775458838 1775458830
OCLC Number: 809791992
Notes: Archived by the National Library of New Zealand in PDF (538 pages).
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Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Title; Contents; Preface; Chapter 1 --
Goisvintha; Chapter 2 --
The Court; Chapter 3 --
Rome; Chapter 4 --
The Church; Chapter 5 --
Antonina; Chapter 6 --
An Apprenticeship to the Temple; Chapter 7 --
The Bed-Chamber; Chapter 8 --
The Goths; Chapter 9 --
The Two Interviews; Chapter 10 --
The Rift in the Wall; Chapter 11 --
Goisvintha's Return; Chapter 12 --
The Passage of the Wall; Chapter 13 --
The House in the Suburbs; Chapter 14 --
The Famine; Chapter 15 --
The City and the Gods; Chapter 16 --
Love Meetings; Chapter 17 --
The Huns; Chapter 18 --
The Farm-House; Chapter 19 --
The Guardian Restored. Chapter 20 --
The Breach RepassedChapter 21 --
Father and Child; Chapter 22 --
The Banquet of Famine; Chapter 23 --
The Last Efforts of the Besieged; Chapter 24 --
The Grave and the Camp; Chapter 25 --
The Temple and the Church; Chapter 26 --
Retribution; Chapter 27 --
The Vigil of Hope; The Conclusion --
'Ubi Thesaurus Ibi Cor'
Other Titles: Fall of Rome
Responsibility: Wilkie Collins.
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Master storyteller Wilkie Collins is known for his tightly plotted novels, which often have plots drawn from historical events. This engrossing romance, set against the backdrop of ancient Rome as it was poised on the brink of collapse, is Collins' first novel and a fitting introduction to his body of work.

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