By David Bevington, Lars Engle
The so much huge new assortment during this box released in additional than 3 a long time, English Renaissance Drama: A Norton Anthology surveys the spectacular, and astonishingly different, dramatic works written and played in Elizabethan and Jacobean England.
well known of their personal time, the 27 performs integrated here―by Christopher Marlowe, Ben Jonson, John Webster, Thomas Middleton, between many others―reveal why those playwrights’ achievements, like Shakespeare’s, deserve examining, instructing, and appearing afresh in our time. Edited by way of a workforce of outstanding students and academics, this anthology opens a rare culture in drama to new readers and audiences.
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