Marlowe: Doctor Faustus

Marlowe: Doctor Faustus

by James N. Loehlin

Paperback(1st ed. 2015)

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This introductory guide to one of Marlowe's most widely-studied plays offers a scene-by-scene theatrically aware commentary, a brief history of the text and first performances, case studies of key performances and productions, a survey of screen adaptations, and a wide sampling of critical opinion and further reading.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781137426338
Publisher: Macmillan Education UK
Publication date: 12/08/2015
Series: Shakespeare Handbooks
Edition description: 1st ed. 2015
Pages: 168
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

James Loehlin is Professor of English at the University of Texas at Austin, USA. His previous publications include 'Henry IV, Parts 1 and 2' also in the Shakespeare Handbooks series.

Table of Contents

General Editors' Preface.- 1. The Text and Early Performances.- 2. Commentary: The Play in Performance.- 3. Intellectual and Cultural Context.- 4. Key Performances and Productions.- 5. The Play on Screen.- 6. Critical Assessments.- Further Reading.

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