By Robert A. Logan

ISBN-10: 0754628574

ISBN-13: 9780754628576

In uncovering the beginning of the designation 'University Wits', Bob Logan examines the features of the Wits and their impression at the process Elizabethan drama. For the 1st time, Christopher Marlowe is put within the context of the six collage Wits, the place his attractiveness may be the such a lot well-known, and the effect of his college schooling on his works is clarified. The essays chosen for reprinting verify the main major scholarship written approximately Marlowe, together with biographical reviews, demanding situations to everyday assumptions in regards to the poet/playwright and his works, compositions on groupings of his works, on person works, and on matters specific to Marlowe. distinct in its point of view and within the choice of essays, this publication will curiosity all scholars and students of Renaissance poetry, drama, and really expert cultural contexts.

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