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It was at Megara, a suburb of Carthage, in the gardens of Hamilcar. The soldiers whom he had commanded in Sicily were having a great feast to celebrate the anniversary of the battle of Eryx, and as the master was away, and they were numerous, they...
With his masterwork Madame Bovary, Gustave Flaubert blazed new trails in literary realism with a gripping tale of a disenchanted wife entangled in an extramarital affair. After that, Flaubert took a completely different tack and dove into the...
Excerpt from Salammbo, Vol. 4: A Romance of Ancient Carthage; With an Appendix Containing Notes of the Controversy Over the Romance She could not live without the relief of his presence. But she rebelled inwardly against this domination; her feeling...sob encomenda
After the First Punic War, Carthage is unable to fulfill promises made to its army of mercenaries, and finds itself under attack. The fictional title character, a priestess and the daughter of Hamilcar Barca, an aristocratic Carthaginian general, is...
'Salammbo' is a brilliant narrative that amalgamates history with fiction. It depicts the action that took place during Mercenary Revolt against Carthage. Salammbo, the female protagonist falls a prey to the lecherous nature of Matho, leader of...
Excerpt from Salammbo, Vol. 3: A Romance of Ancient Carthage His mind was at work, however, for he composed dramatic pieces before he was able to write, which he acted all alone, representing the different person ages, and improvising the long...sob encomenda
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