The Tragedy of Pompey the Great

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The Tragedy of Pompey the Great is a play by John Masefield, based on the career of the Roman general and politician Pompey the Great.

The play premiered at the Aldwych Theatre on 4 December 1910[1] and was first published in 1914.[2] The play was later filmed for television in 1950 for the BBC Sunday Night Theatre.


  1. ^ University of Rochester library
  2. ^ "A Tragedy of Rome". The Independent. Jul 13, 1914. Retrieved August 14, 2012.

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