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.
About the Author
David Bevington is Professor of English at the University of Chicago. Eric Rasmussen is Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Tulsa.