I, Claudius (Vintage International) (Paperback)

By Robert Graves

Vintage, 9780679724773, 480pp.

Publication Date: October 23, 1989

Other Editions of This Title:
Compact Disc, Abridged (10/11/2007)
Audio Cassette (6/1/2002)
Audio Cassette (8/1/1994)
MP3 CD (6/1/2008)

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Considered an idiot because of his physical infirmities, Claudius survived the intrigues and poisonings of the reigns of Augustus, Tiberius, and the Mad Caligula to become emperor in 41 A.D. A masterpiece.

About the Author

Robert Graves (1895–1985) was a poet, novelist, and critic. His first volume of poems, Over the Brazier (1916), reflects his experiences in the trenches, and was followed by many works of poetry, nonfiction, and fiction. He is best known for his novel, I, Claudius (1934), which won the Hawthornden and James Tait Black Memorial prizes, and for his influential The White Goddess (1948).