Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 April 2008

192 Pages | 5 B/W illustrations

ISBN: 9780748623013

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Ben Jonson, Renaissance Dramatist

Sean McEvoy

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Renaissance Dramatists

  • The book is an up-to-date introduction to all the major plays, covering the major criticism from a variety of critical perspectives
  • Ben Jonson's skill as a writer of brilliantly theatrical drama is emphasised throughout
  • Each play is securely and informatively placed in its literary and historical context
  • There is a lively account of how the plays have worked on stage in recent productions"