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Title:
Great Elizabethan playwrights
Author:
Nardo, Don, 1947-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
San Diego [Calif.] : Lucent Books, [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
112 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
Summary:
Discusses the origins of English-speaking theater and includes facts about seven early Elizabethan playwrights, including William Shakespeare.
Language:
English
Contents:
Birth of the English-speaking theater -- "On Your Imaginary Forces Work" : the Elizabethan theater -- The courtly dreamer : John Lyly -- Father of the revenge tragedy : Thomas Kyd -- Poet of pageant and drama : George Peele -- A man at war within himself : Robert Greene -- Risk-taker and mystery-maker : Christopher Marlowe -- A playwright for all time : William Shakespeare -- Shrewd critic of human follies : Ben Jonson.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 10.1 5.0 63859.
ISBN:
9781590180174
Format :
Book