Antony and Cleopatra (SparkNotes Literature Guide)

Antony and Cleopatra (SparkNotes Literature Guide)

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Antony and Cleopatra (SparkNotes Literature Guide) by William Shakespeare
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Created by Harvard students for students everywhere, SparkNotes is a new breed of study guide: smarter, better, faster. Geared to what today's students need to know, SparkNotes provides: chapter-by-chapter analysis
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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781411473966
Publisher: Spark
Publication date: 08/12/2014
Series: SparkNotes Literature Guide Series
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 80
Sales rank: 1,034,585
File size: 204 KB

Table of Contents

Plot Overview3
Character List5
Analysis of Major Characters9
Mark Antony9
Octavius Caesar11
Themes, Motifs & Symbols13
The Struggle Between Reason and Emotion13
The Clash of East and West14
The Definition of Honor15
Extravagant Declarations of Love16
Public Displays of Affection16
Female Sexuality17
Shape-Changing Clouds17
Cleopatra's Fleeing Ships18
The Asps18
Summary & Analysis19
Act I, Scenes I-III19
Act I, Scenes IV-V; Act II, Scenes I-II22
Act II, Scenes III-VI25
Act II, Scene VII; Act III, Scenes I-III28
Act III, Scenes IV-VII31
Act III, Scenes VIII-XIII34
Act IV, Scenes I-VIII37
Act IV, Scenes IX-XV40
Act IV, Scene XVI-Act V, Scene I43
Act V, Scene II45
Important Quotations Explained49
Key Facts55
Study Questions & Essay Topics57
Review & Resources61
Suggestions for Further Reading68

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