|Pierre Corneille (16061684). Polyeucte.|
The Harvard Classics. 190914.
- FELIX, Roman senator, Governor of Armenia.
- POLYEUCTE, an Armenian noble, son-in-law to Felix.
- SEVERUS, a Roman Knight, favourite of the Emperor Decius.
- NEARCHUS, an Armenian noble, friend to Polyeucte.
- PAULINE, daughter to Felix, wife to Polyeucte.
- STRATONICE, companion to Pauline.
- ALBIN, friend to Felix.
- FABIAN, servant to Severus.
- CLEON, friend to Felix.
- THREE GUARDS.
- The Scene is at Melitena, capital of Armenia.
- The action takes place in the Palace of Felix.