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The jealous gods : a processional novel of the fifth century, B.C. (concerning one Alcibiades)

Author: Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
Publisher: New York : H. Liveright, 1928.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of a wild, irresponsible Alcibiades, the successor to Pericles, who is tamed by a daughter of the Pharoahs in the classical age of the 5th century, B. C. Alcibiades leaps upon the stage as the maddest spirit of Athens, given to wild parties with Hetaerae, rioting in the streets at night, playing the most outrageous pranks conceivable on the elder and more dignified members of society.
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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Atherton, Gertrude Franklin Horn, 1857-1948.
Jealous gods.
New York : H. Liveright, 1928
(OCoLC)563884174
Named Person: Alcibiades; Alcibiades.
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
OCLC Number: 908021
Notes: At head of title: Gertrude Atherton.
Description: 452 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Gertrude Atherton.

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The story of a wild, irresponsible Alcibiades, the successor to Pericles, who is tamed by a daughter of the Pharoahs in the classical age of the 5th century, B. C. Alcibiades leaps upon the stage as the maddest spirit of Athens, given to wild parties with Hetaerae, rioting in the streets at night, playing the most outrageous pranks conceivable on the elder and more dignified members of society.

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