The Reckoning: The Murder of Christopher Marlowe
Harcourt Brace, 1992 - 413 páginas
A first full-length investigation into the death of Christopher Marlowe, the sixteenth-century author tragically stabbed to death in a lodging house, reveals the secrets behind the enigmatic literary legend.
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But these are all lies : men have died from time to time , and worms have eaten
them , but not for love . This second allusion to ... The point of this speech , from
first to last , is the absurdity of the idea of dying for love . This was precisely the ...
First he says Marlowe died ' since Whit Sunday ' , whereas Marlowe actually died
on the Wednesday before Whit Sunday . Then he changes this – with an
apparent concern for precision - so that it now says that Marlowe died ' iii days
Always sickly , he died shortly before his fiftieth birthday , but he is the one who
emerges from these years as the chief manipulator and broker of political power .
Also beneficiaries of James ' s favours were the Walsinghams , Sir Thomas and ...
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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
THE RECKONING: The Murder of Christopher MarloweProcura do Utilizador - Kirkus
First published in Great Britain in 1992, The Reckoning brilliantly re-creates the dark underworld of Elizabethan spies and conspiracies that enmeshed the 29-year-old poet/playwright Christopher ... Ler crítica na íntegra
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