Journals Higher Education



Published: 07 March 2009

208 Pages

ISBN: 9780748627806

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Thomas Middleton, Renaissance Dramatist

Michelle O'Callaghan

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Renaissance Dramatists

  • Ideal student guide with its wide ranging introduction to Middleton's city comedies, tragedies, and collaborative plays and its readings of key texts such as The Roaring Girl, Chaste Maid in Cheapside, Revenger's Tragedy, Women Beware Women, and The Changeling
  • Uses the most recent edition available, the Oxford Middleton (2007)
  • Provides background contexts guiding readers through criticism of the plays as well as recent work on early modern theatre and culture
  • Emphasis on Middleton's stagecraft and its assessment of modern adaptations and film versions of his plays