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Published by Greenwood in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

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Statementby David Klein.
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Author: David Klein: Publisher: New York, Greenwood Press, [©] Edition/Format: Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: English drama -- Early modern and Elizabethan, -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.   Literary Criticism from the Elizabethan Dramatists: Repertory and Synthesis (Classic Reprint) [Klein, David] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Literary Criticism from the Elizabethan Dramatists: Repertory and Synthesis (Classic Reprint)Author: David Klein. Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Klein, David, Elizabethan dramatists as critics. New York, Philosophical. The aim in the selection of the plays in this volume has been twofold: first, to present typical examples of the work of the most important of Shakespeare's contemporaries, so that, read with Shakespeare's own writings, they might afford a view of the development of the English drama through its most brilliant period; secondly, to present, as far as it was possible in one volume, the most.

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Tragedy - Tragedy - Marlowe and the first Christian tragedy: The first tragedian worthy of the tradition of the Greeks was Christopher Marlowe. Of Marlowe’s tragedies, Tamburlaine (), Doctor Faustus (c. ), The Jew of Malta (), and Edward II (c. ), the first two are the most famous and most significant. In Tamburlaine, the material was highly melodramatic; the historical. Elizabethan drama was the dominant art form that flourished during and a little after the reign of Elizabeth I, who was Queen of England from to Before, drama consisted of simple morality plays and interludes, which were skits performed at the banquets of the Queen’s father Henry VIII or at public schools at Eton. The Elizabethan era saw the birth of plays that were far more. Later Elizabethan dramatists. From Shakespeare's England ().. The London stage in about was alive with new plays, new dramatists, new ideas --and inevitably there was "much throwing about of brains*."One particular episode is known as the War of the Theatres, a controversy that gives a fascinating insight into the rivalries and interconnections of the various dramatists of the time. This brief and illuminating account of the ideas of world order prevalent in the Elizabethan age and later is an indispensable companion for readers of the great writers of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries - Shakespeare and the Elizabethan dramatists, Donne and Milton, among many others.