The Reckoning: The Murder of Christopher Marlowe
J. Cape, 1992 - 413 páginas
This is a story of the Elizabethan underworld. It is a full-length investigation of the killing, tracing Marlowe's shadowy political dealings, his involvement in covert intelligence work, the charges of heresy and homosexuality against him. Critical new evidence is uncovered about his three companions on that last day in Deptford. Through Charles Nicholl's detailed research, a complex, unsettling story of entrapment and betrayal, chimerical plots and dirty tricks emerges.
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William Curry owned profitable pasture in Deptford Strand : the sixteen - acre
New Dross Field , and three closes called Longlands , Brookshottes and Brome
Close . He took in his rents twice yearly in the north porch of the parish church , St
31 THE DUTCH CHURCH LIBELLER THE INTERCESSION OF the Earl of Essex
on Cholmeley ' s behalf I strongly suggests that Cholmeley ' s atheistic rant was a
sham . If so , the ' Remembrances ' is false evidence . It provides a false ...
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wall in London , anno 1593 ' , but this is only an error of a few yards ( the French
church , St Anthony ' s , stood next to the Dutch church ) , and there is no reason ...
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LibraryThing ReviewProcura do Utilizador - BlinkingSam - LibraryThing
The winner of the Crime Writers’ Association Non-fiction Gold Dagger Award in 1992 Charles Nicoll has written a fascinating literary detective story. What did happen to Kit Marlowe? Why was he killed ... Ler crítica na íntegra
LibraryThing ReviewProcura do Utilizador - Mouldywarp - LibraryThing
Fascinating - and very well written as well. My best non-fiction find of the year. Ler crítica na íntegra
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