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5 edition of Pericles on 31st Street. found in the catalog.

Pericles on 31st Street.

by Harry Mark Petrakis

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Quadrangle Books in Chicago .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.P4885 Pe, PS3566.E78 Pe
The Physical Object
Pagination213 p.
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5942058M
LC Control Number65012778
OCLC/WorldCa1030614

Pericles, (born c. bce, Athens—died , Athens), Athenian statesman largely responsible for the full development, in the later 5th century bce, of both the Athenian democracy and the Athenian empire, making Athens the political and cultural focus of Greece. His achievements included the construction of the Acropolis, begun in   Pericles, Prince De Tyr Mon 1 Jan - Sat 28 Apr , Main Info.

Enter PERICLES, at one door, with all his train; CLEON and DIONYZA, at the other. CLEON shows PERICLES the tomb; whereat PERICLES makes lamentation, puts on sackcloth, and in a mighty passion departs. Then exeunt CLEON and DIONYZA. See how belief may suffer by foul show! This borrow'd passion stands for true old woe;. Read this book on Questia. This sketch of the Age of Pericles consists of two parts: in the first and larger part I have endeavoured to trace the growth of the Athenian empire and the causes which alienated Athens and Sparta; in the second I have given a brief account of the government, the art and literature, the society and manners of the Periclean Athens.

National Book Awards and Finalists in Fiction - Page 4 show list info. A list of all National Book Award winners and finalists from How many have books you read? Pericles on 31st Street (Harry Mark Petrakis) The Fixer (Bernard Malamud) The Embezzler (Louis Auchincloss). Pericles, Prince of Tyre Theme Analysis Envy Dionyza’s envy of Marina leads her to plan her murder and Antiochus’s desire to keep his daughter for himself has led to the murder of many.


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Pericles on 31st Street by Harry Mark Petrakis Download PDF EPUB FB2

OCLC Number: Description: pages 22 cm: Contents: Pericles on 31st StreetThe miracleCourtship of the blue widowThe legacy of LeontisThe ballad of Daphne and ApolloPa and the sad TurkeysThe eyes of loveThe return of KaterinaThe wooing of AriadneZena dawnThe prisonMatsoukasThe journal of a wife-beaterThe song of Rhodanthe.

Pericles on 31st Street [Petrakis, Harry Mark] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Pericles on 31st Street5/5(1). Pericles on 31st Street [Harry Mark Petrakis] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.5/5(1). Directed by Sam Peckinpah.

With Dick Powell, Theodore Bikel, Arthur O'Connell, Carroll O'Connor. Racial tensions break out Pericles on 31st Street. book 31st Street, a multi-ethnic community/10(1).

Pericles on 31st Street Finalist, National Book Awards for Fiction. Pericles on 31st StreetThe miracleCourtship of the blue widowThe legacy of LeontisThe ballad of Daphne and ApolloPa and the sad TurkeysThe eyes of loveThe return of KaterinaThe wooing of AriadneZena dawnThe prisonMatsoukasThe journal of a wife-beaterThe song of RhodantheA hand for tomorrowThe passing of the icePages: Pericles on 31st Street by Petrakis, Harry Mark.

Quadrangle Books, Hardcover. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.

The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend jacket in good. Pericles was born c. BC, in Athens, Greece. He was the son of the politician Xanthippus, who, though ostracized in – BC, returned to Athens to command the Athenian contingent in the Greek victory at Mycale just five years later.

Pericles' mother, Agariste, a member of the powerful and controversial noble family of the Alcmaeonidae, and her familial connections Allegiance: Athens. Click to read more about Pericles on 31st Street by Harry Mark Petrakis.

LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5. Finalist, National Book Award for Fiction (). For the short story collection Pericles on 31st Street. Finalist, National Book Award for Fiction (). For the novel A Dream of Kings. Writer-in-Residence, Chicago Public Library () Writer-in-Residence, Chicago Board of Education () Carl Sandburg Award ().

Lifetime Nationality: American. FSG Classics Farrar, Straus, and Giroux More about this book > Pericles on 31st Street. Harry Petrakis. More about this book >. 2-Pericles: Prince of Tyre by William Shakespeare (Audio/E Book-Play) 5* I listened to the Arkangel full cast recording of the play while reading the text from the Delphi Complete Works of Shakespeare E book and was delighted with the experience/5.

a petrakis reader by Harry Mark Petrakis ‧ RELEASE DATE: Ap Twenty-seven previously collected stories and one new tale from the author of Pericles on 31st Street--and they just about fully tile Petrakis' style and outlook. Pericles (also spelled Perikles) (c.

BC) was a prominent and influential statesman, orator, and general of Athens during the city's Golden Agespecifically, the time between the Persian and Peloponnesian wars.4/5.

Pericles (pĕr´Ĭklēz), c– BC, Athenian was a member of the Alcmaeonidae family through his mother, a niece of Cleisthenes.

He first came to prominence as an opponent of the Areopagus () and as one of the prosecutors of Cimon, whom he replaced in then on he was the popular leader in Athens. As strategos, or military. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

Pericles on 31st Street () 04/11/ (US) Comedy, Drama 1h User Score. Overview. Carroll O'Connor stars in this dramatic play as a greedy landlord, Barsevick, who pretends to be his tenants best friend, but is really only concerned with money.

Theodore Bikel plays the local hot dog vendor who's the oly person to see Barsevick for what he. Cynthia Zarin on the continual riddle of Shakespeare’s “Pericles.” Pericles falls in love with a princess, then, by correctly guessing the.

However, for a decade rejection slips kept piling up at a frustrating rate. It wasn’t till that his first short story, Pericles on 31st Street was published by the venerable Atlantic Monthly, and that Little Brown published his first novel, the immigrant story, Lion at My Heart.

What we know of Pericles comes from three main sources. The earliest is known as the Funeral Oration of Pericles. It was written by the Greek philosopher Thucydides ( B.C.E.), who said he was quoting Pericles himself. Pericles gave the speech at the end of the first year of the Peloponnesian war ( B.C.E.).

Pericles, Greece's greatest statesman and the leader of its Golden Age, created the Parthenon and championed democracy in Athens and beyond. Centuries of praise have endowed him with the powers of a demigod, but what did his friends, associates, and fellow citizens think of him? In Pericles: A Sourcebook and Reader, Stephen V.

Tracy visits the fifth 5/5(1).When Pericles opens, our boy is a seriously lousy judge of character: he just assumes that what looks good on the outside will be just as beautiful on the inside. King Antiochus's wicked yet oh-so-gorgeous daughter is a good example.

Pericles also has to figure out how to read various situations in which he finds himself.Gower (acting as the chorus) steps out on stage and tells us he's come back from the dead to share an old-school story with us.; Time for a brain snack: The English poet John Gower () was the dude who wrote Confessio Amantis, which is one of the major literary sources for this play.

He died about years before Shakespeare (co-)wrote Pericles.