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SH A K SPEARE
VOLUME THE FIFTH,
CAIUS MARCIUS CORIOLANUS, a noble Roman.
} Generals against the Volscians. MENENIUS AGRIPPA, Friend to CorIOLANUS. SICINIUS VELUTUS,
} Tribunes of the People.
VOLUMNIA, Mother to CORIOLANUS.
Roman and Volscian Senators, Ædiles, Lictors, Soldiers, Common
People, Servants to AUFIDIUS, and other Attendants.
The SCENE is partly in Rome, and partly in the Territories
of the Volfcians and Antiates.
This Play was probably written about the year 1609; the story is taken from Sir T. NORTH's translation of PLUTARCH'S Lives, whence also many of the speeches are exactly copied.