Imperial Purple

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Imperial Purple  (1892) 
by Edgar Saltus

For his most famous book, Imperial Purple, Saltus, drew heavily from the histories of Suetonius and Tacitus to create a portrait of the bloody pageantry of Rome, from the majestic Julius Caesar to the freakish Heliogabalus.

— Excerpted from Edgar Saltus: Forgotten Genius of American Letters?

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This work was published before January 1, 1928, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.