Marston, Rivalry, Rapprochement, and Jonson (Studies in by Mr Cathcart Charles

By Mr Cathcart Charles

Significant and unexplored symptoms of John Marston's literary competition with Ben Jonson are investigated right here through Charles Cathcart. The centrepiece of the ebook is its argument that the nameless play The kin of affection, occasionally attributed to Thomas Middleton and occasionally to Lording Barry, was once partially the paintings of John Marston, and that it constitutes a fanciful assertion of amity with Jonson. The publication matters itself with fabric infrequently or by no means considered as a part of the "Poets' battle" (such because the mutual tried cuckoldings of The Insatiate Countess and the center Temple functionality of 12th evening) instead of with texts (like Satiromastix and Poetaster) lengthy thought of during this light.

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Marston, Rivalry, Rapprochement, and Jonson (Studies in Performance and Early Modern Drama)

Major and unexplored indicators of John Marston's literary contention with Ben Jonson are investigated right here by means of Charles Cathcart. The centrepiece of the publication is its argument that the nameless play The relatives of affection, occasionally attributed to Thomas Middleton and occasionally to Lording Barry, was once partly the paintings of John Marston, and that it constitutes a fanciful assertion of amity with Jonson.

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