Technical Information

Piece
*/d_piece 643
Piece Title
Androcles and the Lion
Plot Summary
Androcles, a Christian who once removed a thorn from a lion's paw, is rewarded years later when the same lion refuses to devour him when he and other Christians have been sentenced to die in a Roman public forum.
Notes
Published in German (as "Androklus und der Löwe") in 1913, three years before its first printed publication in the United Kingdom.
Piece > Date
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Date piece created
1912
Piece > Piece Alternate Name
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Alternate Title(s)
Androklus und der Löwe
Piece > Character
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Character(s)
Androcles
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 64
Character(s)
Call Boy
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 126
Character(s)
Lentulus
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 135
Character(s)
Magaera
Piece > Character
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Character(s)
Centurion
Piece > Character(s) in Piece > Character Type
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Character Type
Military personnel
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 628
Character(s)
The Editor
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 629
Character(s)
The Slave Driver
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 630
Character(s)
Metellus
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 631
Character(s)
Ferrovius
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 632
Character(s)
Spintho
Piece > Character
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Character(s)
Secutor
Piece > Character
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Character(s)
Retiarius
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 635
Character(s)
The Menagerie Keeper
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 129
Character(s)
Lion
Piece > Character(s) in Piece > Character Type
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Character Type
Animals / plants
Piece > Character
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Character(s)
Captain
Piece > Character(s) in Piece > Character Type
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Character Type
Military personnel
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 82
Character(s)
Emperor
Piece > Character(s) in Piece > Character Type
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Character Type
Royalty / rulers
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 373
Character(s)
Lavinia
Piece > Function
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Function
Playwright
Piece > Language
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Language
English
Piece > Structure of Piece
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Structure
Prologue
Piece > Structure of Piece
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Structure
Act I
Piece > Structure of Piece
*/d_piece/r_piece_structure_division 746
Structure
Act II, Scene 1
Piece > Structure of Piece
*/d_piece/r_piece_structure_division 747
Structure
Act II, Scene 2
Piece > Structure of Piece
*/d_piece/r_piece_structure_division 748
Structure
Act II, Scene 3