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Author: marlowe, christopher
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Marlowe, Christopher    Poet's Biography
8 poems available by this author


BALLAD OF FAUSTUS; JUDGMENT OF GOD SHOWED UPON JOHN FAUSTUS    Poem Text    
First Line: All christian men, give ear a while to me
Last Line: Embrace true faith that never more decays.
Subject(s): Faust


EDWARD THE SECOND    Poem Text    
First Line: My father is deceased!' come, gaveson
Last Line: Be witness of my grief and innocency. [exeunt.
Subject(s): Edward Ii, King Of England (1284-1327)


HERO AND LEANDER    Poem Text    
First Line: On hellespont, guilty of true love's blood
Last Line: Danged down to hell her loathsome carriage.
Subject(s): Hero & Leander; Leander


TAMBURLAINE THE GREAT: PART 1    Poem Text    
First Line: From jigging veins of rhyming mother wits
Last Line: ^2^ dissolve.
Subject(s): Tamerlane (1336-1404); Timure (1336-144); Tamberlaine (1336-144)


TAMBURLAINE THE GREAT: PART 2    Poem Text    
First Line: The general welcomes tamburlaine received
Last Line: ^11^ evidently rizeli, a town near trebizond.
Subject(s): Tamerlane (1336-1404); Timure (1336-144); Tamberlaine (1336-144)


THE JEW OF MALTA    Poem Text    
First Line: Albeit the world thinks machiavel is dead
Last Line: Neither to fate nor fortune, but to heaven. [exeunt.
Subject(s): Jews; Malta; Revenge; Judaism


THE PASSIONATE SHEPHERD TO HIS LOVE    Poem Text    
First Line: Come live with me and be my love
Last Line: Then live with me, and be my love.
Variant Title(s): The Milkmaid's Song
Subject(s): Carpe Diem; Courtship; Love; Shepherds & Shepherdesses


THE TRAGICAL HISTORY OF THE LIFE AND DEATH OF DOCTOR FAUSTUS    Poem Text    
First Line: Not marching in the fields of trasimene
Last Line: "perpetuum.""—bullen."
Subject(s): Faust