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    DescriptionThese two great poems date from Shakespeare's early years and are full of passion and invention. In "Venus and Adonis", the goddess of love pleads with the beautiful boy to submit to her advances and become her love - but he only wants to hunt boar. In the more serious "Rape of Lucrece", Shakespeare draws on the Roman take of the Emperor Tarquin's desire for Lucrece and its tragic consequencies. These poems give prominent parts to the two heroines, and Clare Colbert and Eve Best shine.


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    Title
    Venus and Adonis, the Rape of Lucrece
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) William Shakespeare, Read by David Burke, Read by Clare Colbert, Read by Benjamin Soames, Read by Eve Best, Read by Oliver Le Sueur
    Physical properties
    Format: CD-Audio
    Width: 124 mm
    Height: 140 mm
    Thickness: 26 mm
    Weight: 200 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9789626344293
    ISBN 10: 9626344296
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.1
    BIC E4L: LIT
    B&T Merchandise Category: AUD
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET030
    Ingram Theme: CULT/BRITIS
    DC22: 821
    LC classification: PR
    BIC subject category V2: DC
    DC21: 821
    BISAC V2.8: POE005020
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/17CNTY
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 51500
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/16CNTY
    B&T General Subject: 640
    Abridged Dewey: 821
    Ingram Subject Code: JD
    Libri: I-JD
    Edition
    Unabridged
    Edition statement
    Unabridged
    Publisher
    NAXOS AUDIOBOOKS
    Imprint name
    NAXOS AUDIOBOOKS
    Publication date
    30 November 2006
    Publication City/Country
    Hong Kong