Edward II Revised

Author: Christopher Marlowe

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 1472575407

Category: Drama

Page: 168

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Dramatically compressing the reign of Edward II and enlivening the historical narrative with humour, romance, and horrific violence, Marlowe interrogates how the transgression of accepted codes of behaviour affects even those at the highest level of society. Kept off the stage for almost three hundred years because of its dramatization of explicit homosexual relationships, it has become increasingly popular with modern day readers and performed on stage and film to great acclaim. This student edition contains a completely new introduction by Stephen Guy-Bray, and offers students a useful and lively overview of recent criticism, an updated performance history paying greater attention to Derek Jarman's film, a background on the author and themes, as well as an updated bibliography and a fully annotated version of the playtext.
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Leben Eduards des Zweiten von England

Vorlage, Texte und Materialen

Author: Bertolt Brecht,Reinhold Grimm

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: English drama

Page: 268

View: 1733

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Edward II: A Critical Reader

Author: Kirk Melnikoff

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1472584066

Category: Drama

Page: 320

View: 4633

Edward II: A Critical Reader gives students, teachers and scholars alike an overview of the play's reception both in the theatre and among artists and critics, from the end of the 16th century to the beginning of the 21st. The volume also offers a series of new perspectives on the play by leading experts in the field of early modern history and culture. Bolstered with a timeline tracking Marlowe's life and work, an up-to-date bibliography and an extensive index, this collection is an ideal and definitive guide to Edward II.
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The Routledge Anthology of Renaissance Drama

Author: Simon Barker,Hilary Hinds

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780415187336

Category: Drama

Page: 457

View: 5118

This anthology offers a full introduction to Renaissance theatre in its historical and political context, along with newly edited and thoroughly annotated texts of the following plays: * The Spanish Tragedy (Thomas Kyd) * Arden of Faversham (Anon.) * Edward II (Christopher Marlowe) * A Woman Killed with Kindness (Thomas Heywood) * The Tragedy of Mariam (Elizabeth Cary) * The Masque of Blackness (Ben Jonson) * The Knight of the Burning Pestle (Francis Beaumont) * Epicoene, or the Silent Woman (Ben Jonson) * The Roaring Girl (Thomas Middleton & Thomas Dekker) * The Changeling (Thomas Middleton & William Rowley) * 'Tis Pity She's a Whore (John Ford). Each play is prefaced by an introductory headnote discussing the thematic focus of the play and its textual history, and is cross-referenced to other plays of the period that relate thematically and generically. An accompanying website contains a wide selection of contextual documents which supplement the anthology: www.routledge.com/textbooks/0415187346
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König Eduard II.

Eine Tragödie

Author: Christopher Marlowe

Publisher: Hofenberg

ISBN: 9783743712195

Category: Drama

Page: 120

View: 966

Christopher Marlowe: König Eduard II. Eine Tragödie Entstanden und erstmals aufgeführt um 1592/93. Erstdruck: London 1594. Hier nach der Übers. v. Alfred Walter Heymel. Originaltitel: The Troublesome Raigne and Lamentable Death of Edward the Second, King of England Neuausgabe mit einer Biographie des Autors. Herausgegeben von Karl-Maria Guth. Berlin 2017. Textgrundlage ist die Ausgabe: Marlowe, Christopher: Eduard II. Übers. v. Alfred Walter Heymel, Leipzig: Insel-Verlag, [1914]. Die Paginierung obiger Ausgabe wird in dieser Neuausgabe als Marginalie zeilengenau mitgeführt. Umschlaggestaltung von Thomas Schultz-Overhage. Gesetzt aus der Minion Pro, 11 pt.
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Christopher Marlowe: Four Plays

Tamburlaine, Parts One and Two, The Jew of Malta, Edward II and Dr Faustus

Author: Christopher Marlowe

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 1472573870

Category: Drama

Page: 624

View: 6527

This New Mermaids anthology brings together the four most popular and widely studied of Christopher Marlowe's plays: Tamburlaine, Parts 1 and 2, The Jew of Malta, Edward II and Dr Faustus. The new introduction by Brian Gibbons explores the plays in the context of early modern theatre, culture and politics, as well as examining their language, characters and themes. On-page commentary notes guide students to a better understanding and combine to make this an indispensable student edition ideal for study and classroom use from A Level upwards.
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Doctor Faustus and Other Plays

Author: Christopher Marlowe,David M. Bevington,Eric Rasmussen

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780192834454

Category: Drama

Page: 503

View: 846

Christopher Marlowe (1564-1593), a man of extreme passions and a playwright of immense talent, is the most important of Shakespeare's contemporaries. This edition offers his five major plays, which show the radicalism and vitality of his writing in the few years before his violent death. Tamburlaine Part One and Part Two deal with the rise to world prominence of the great Scythian shepherd-robber; The Jew of Malta is a drama of villainy and revenge; Edward II was to influence Shakespeare's Richard II. Doctor Faustus, perhaps the first drama taken from the medieval legend of a man who sells his soul to the devil, is here in both its A- and its B- text, showing the enormous and fascinating differences between the two. Under the General Editorship of Dr. Michael Cordner of the University of York, the texts of the plays have been newly edited and are presented with modernized spelling and punctuation. In addition, there is a scholarly introduction and detailed annotation.
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Die Kreativitäts-AG

Wie man die unsichtbaren Kräfte überwindet, die echter Inspiration im Wege stehen

Author: Ed Catmull,Amy Wallace

Publisher: Carl Hanser Verlag GmbH Co KG

ISBN: 3446440615

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 376

View: 5809

Für jedes Unternehmen stehen Innovation und Kreativität ganz oben auf der Wunschliste. Doch nur wenige schaffen es, immer wieder Neues zu entwickeln. Pixar ist eines dieser Unternehmen. Die Pixar Animation Studios schreiben seit über 25 Jahren Erfolgsgeschichte mit Blockbustern wie "Toy Story", "Findet Nemo", "Cars" und vielen mehr. Ed Catmull, einer der Gründer von Pixar, gibt in seinem Buch tiefe Einblicke in die Unternehmensführung und das Management dieses außergewöhnlichen Unternehmens. Er zeigt, wie man mit Unsicherheit umgeht, zerstörerische Kräfte überwindet – und warum man viel mehr erreicht, wenn man den Mitarbeitern Freiheit gibt, statt sie zu kontrollieren.
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Paperbacks in Print

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Paperbacks

Page: N.A

View: 3434

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Fast im Jenseits

Oder warum Gott Frankenstein liest

Author: David Eagleman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783833308031

Category:

Page: 142

View: 1822

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Quoting Death in Early Modern England

The Poetics of Epitaphs Beyond the Tomb

Author: Scott L. Newstok

Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan

ISBN: N.A

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 228

View: 7994

"An innovative study of the emergent Renaissance practice of making epitaphic gestures within other English genres. This book argues that the post-Reformation preoccupation with textual remembrance led to a remarkable proliferation of epitaphs beyond the putative tomb. A poetics of quotation uncovers the ways in which writers have recited these texts within new contexts. This book modifies conventional genre studies by detailing the situatedness of quoted text - a compositional habit that became markedly prevalent with the continued expansion of printing and literacy in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries."--BOOK JACKET.
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Big fish

ein Roman von mythischen Ausmaßen ; [ein Abenteuer, so großartig wie das Leben selbst]

Author: Daniel Wallace

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783426627044

Category:

Page: 221

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Christopher Marlowe's Edward II

text and major criticism

Author: Christopher Marlowe

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: 212

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Edward II

Author: Christopher Marlowe

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: 226

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Anmerkungen Zu Den Kinder- und Hausmärchen Der Brüder Grimm

Author: Johannes / Polivka Georg Bolte

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN: 3846011126

Category:

Page: 578

View: 7293

Johannes Bolte (1858-1937) war ein deutscher Literaturwissenschaftler und Volkskundler. Jiri Polivka (auch Georg; 1858-1933) war ein tschechischer Slawist und Literaturwissenschaftler. Nachdruck des zweiten von funf Banden uber die Marchen der Bruder Grimm. Nachdruck des Originals von 1918."
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Kleine Meerjungfrauen und hässliche Entlein

Author: Hans Christian Andersen

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783806749731

Category:

Page: 94

View: 6456

6 bekannte Märchen von Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) u.a. äDäumelinchenä, äDer standhafte Zinnsoldatä, äDie Nachtigallä, äDie Prinzessin auf der Erbseä. - Ab 8.
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Ostrich Boys

Author: Keith Gray

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783499215322

Category:

Page: 314

View: 7985

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