Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 April 2008

192 Pages

ISBN: 9780748624737

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Christopher Marlowe, Renaissance Dramatist

Lisa Hopkins

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Renaissance Dramatists

  • Covers all of Marlowe's plays, including Tamburlaine the Great, Doctor Faustus, Edward II and The Jew of Malta
  • Emphasises how daring Marlowe's ideas were at the time as well as their relevance to readers today
  • Covers the theatrical contexts of Marlowe's plays and their performance history
  • Reassesses Marlowe's achievement as well as his relationship to Shakespeare"