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Published: 27 October 2005

438 Pages | 2 line drawings, 2 maps and numerous halftones


ISBN: 9780198186953

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Christopher Marlowe

Poet & Spy

Park Honan

  • An exciting new account of Marlowe's spectacular life as a playwright and spy, based on much new research in England and abroad
  • A close picture of his friendships, including his evolving relationship with Shakespeare
  • An ongoing murder-mystery, with new information on Marlowe's killer and the events leading to his death at Deptford
  • The most thorough and detailed life of Marlowe since John Bakeless's in 1942

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