Memoirs of Hadrian by Marguerite Yourcenar

By Marguerite Yourcenar

Either an exploration of personality and a mirrored image at the which means of historical past, Memoirs of Hadrian has bought overseas acclaim on the grounds that its first booklet in France in 1951. In it, Marguerite Yourcenar reimagines the Emperor Hadrian's laborious boyhood, his triumphs and reversals, and at last, as emperor, his slow reordering of a war-torn international, writing with the inventive perception of an exceptional author of the 20 th century whereas crafting a prose variety as based and special as these of the Latin stylists of Hadrian's personal era.

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