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2 edition of horoscope of Mycestes in Marlowe"s Tamburlaine I. found in the catalog.

horoscope of Mycestes in Marlowe"s Tamburlaine I.

Johnstone Parr

horoscope of Mycestes in Marlowe"s Tamburlaine I.

by Johnstone Parr

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Published in (Iowa City .
Written in English


Edition Notes

From: Philological quarterly, vol. 25, 1946.

The Physical Object
Pagination1 v ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21345162M

Christopher Marlowe (–), English playwright and poet, has appeared in works of fiction since the nineteenth century. He was a contemporary of William Shakespeare, and has been suggested as an alternative author of Shakespeare's works, an idea not accepted in mainstream scholarship. Marlowe, alleged to have been a government spy and frequently claimed to have been homosexual, was. Looking for books by Christopher Marlowe? See all books authored by Christopher Marlowe, including The Tragical History of the Life and Death of Doctor Faustus, and The Complete Plays, and more on

The achievement of Christopher Marlowe, poet and dramatist, was enormous—surpassed only by that of his exact contemporary, William Shakespeare. A few months the elder, Marlowe was usually the leader, although Shakespeare was able to bring his art to a higher perfection. Most dramatic poets of the 16th century followed where Marlowe had led, especially in their use of language and the blank. [Christopher Marlowe] --Tamburlaine's malady --Foolish Mycetes' unfortunate horoscope --Astrological "characters" in Doctor Faustus' magic circle --[John Lyly] --Astrology motivates a comedy --[Robert Greene] --Ateukin the Astrologer in James the Fourth --[William Shakespeare] --Shakespeare's artistic use of astrology --The "late eclipses" in.

About Tamburlaine. One of the smash hits of the late s and 90s, Tamburlaine established blank verse as the poetic line of English Renaissance drama, Edward Alleyn as the first English star actor and Marlowe as one of the foremost playwrights of his time. The rise and fall of a Scythian peasant-warrior who conquers the Middle East and is struck down by illness after burning the books of the.   Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. At head of title: The best plays of the old dramatists General introductionChristopher MarloweTamburlaine the GreatThe tragical history of Doctor FaustusThe Jew of MaltEdward th SecondAppendix: Edward :


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