Item description for Christopher Marlowe's Dr. Faustus (Focus on Performance) by Christopher Marlowe, Irving Ribner & James H. Lake...
An authoritative text of Marlowe's classic play, with notes and a substantial introduction giving historical background, dramatic context, and performance history, including cinematic history. Illustrations, a useful timeline, a list of topics designed to promote discussion, and an up-to-date bibliography. This text is based on the authoritative edition by Irving Ribner, updated, with much additional material on performance, by James H Lake. A companion volume of readings is forthcoming. Features of the text: Outstanding authorship: Irving Ribner Classic now Revised by James H Lake; Student sized. Plenty of white space invites the reader; Notes on the page highlighted for emphasis; Illustrations of theatre, movie stills; Emphasis on the work in performance; Full up-to-date bibliography; Discussion questions; Special section on performance.
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Studio: Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Co.
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.25" Width: 6" Height: 8.75" Weight: 0.4 lbs.
Release Date Mar 1, 2005
Publisher Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Co.
ISBN 1585100897 ISBN13 9781585100897
Availability 0 units.
More About Christopher Marlowe, Irving Ribner & James H. Lake
James H. Lake (Ph.D. University of Delaware) is Professor of English at Louisiana State University in Shreveport and has been appointed to the faculty of the Greco Institute. He has served as Director of the LSUS Joys of Learning Humanities Seminars for the Elderly, Director of the University s Honors Program and Director of the LSUS Master of Arts in Liberal Arts Program. He has served on numerous boards, including the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities, the Board of Directors of the Noel Foundation, and the editorial board of Shakespeare and the Classroom. He has published widely on Shakespeare and Shakespeare and Film, has edited the Focus-on- Performance edition of Christopher Marlowe s Doctor Faustus and is the Series Editor for the New Kittredge Shakespeare."
Christopher Marlowe was born in 1564 and died in 1593.
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