CHRISTOPHER MARLOWE (1564-1593), English dramatist, the father of English tragedy.
Shakespeare's contemporaries and collaborators [infographic
Shakespeare’s contemporaries and collaborators [infographic]
—Christopher Marlowe | Hero and Leander
Christopher Marlowe quote.
Christopher Marlowe / love at first sight
Was this the face that launce’d a thousand ships, And burnt the topless towers of Ilium? - Sweet Helen, make me immortal with a kiss. Her lips suck forth my soul: see where it flies! Come, Helen, come, give me my soul again, Here will I dwell, for heaven is in these lips, And all is dross that is not Helena. I will be Paris, and for love of thee. Instead of Troy , shall Wittenberg be sack’d: And I will combat with weak Menelaus, And wear thy colors on my plumed crest; Yes, I...
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William Shakespeare’s plays are among the world’s finest examples of English prose. While the authorship of The Merchant of Venice remains a matter of dispute, what the Bard (or the Earl of Oxford, Sir Francis Bacon, Christopher Marlowe or other possible scribes) had in mind for the character Shylock has long been a popular topic for debate. The Jewish moneylender in the Shakespearean comedy has served as a highly controversial character for more than five centuries. He’s been used as a…
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