Polyeucte /

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Author / Creator:Corneille, Pierre, 1606-1684.
Uniform title:Polyeucte. English
Imprint:[Waiheke Island] : Floating Press, ©2010.
Description:1 online resource (117 pages)
Subject:Polyeuctus, -- Saint, -- -approximately 259 -- Drama.
Polyeuctus, -- Saint, -- -approximately 259.
FICTION -- General.
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Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11260253
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Notes:"First published in 1643"--Page 2.
Title from PDF title page (viewed Apr. 13, 2011).
Summary:This seventeenth-century drama in five acts was inspired by the tale of Saint Polyeuctus (rendered as 'Polyeucte' in French), a Roman convert to the faith who was martyred in 259 A.D. However, although an imaginatively retold version of the story of St. Polyeuctus comprises some of the plot of the play,