dramatis personae

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Browning's works, the culmination of his dramatic method, and the turning-point more decisively than Dramatis Personae of his style.
We have made our readers acquainted with some variety in character and nations, in introducing the most important personages of this legend to their notice; but, in order to establish the fidelity of our narrative, we shall briefly attempt to explain the reason why we have been obliged to present so motley a dramatis personae.
Destiny stands by sarcastic with our dramatis personae folded in her hand.
The shell, in which form all our dramatis personae now are, were reading, amongst other things, the last book of Homer's "Iliad," and had worked through it as far as the speeches of the women over Hector's body.