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The jew of Malta : [a play]

Prejudice, the intricacies of Mediterranean politics, and Machiavellian strategy abound in this masterpiece of Elizabethan theater. The eponymous character in this suspenseful drama, a prototype for Shakespeare's Shylock, schemes desperately against Christian and Moslem hostility to cling to his wealth, his status, and his daughter.

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  • "Famous tragedy of the rich Ievv of Malta"@en
  • "Jew of Malta"@en

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  • "Prejudice, the intricacies of Mediterranean politics, and Machiavellian strategy abound in this masterpiece of Elizabethan theater. The eponymous character in this suspenseful drama, a prototype for Shakespeare's Shylock, schemes desperately against Christian and Moslem hostility to cling to his wealth, his status, and his daughter."
  • "Prejudice, the intricacies of Mediterranean politics, and Machiavellian strategy abound in this masterpiece of Elizabethan theater. The eponymous character in this suspenseful drama, a prototype for Shakespeare's Shylock, schemes desperately against Christian and Moslem hostility to cling to his wealth, his status, and his daughter."@en
  • "Having allowed their tribute to the Turks to fall badly into arrears, the Christian rulers of Malta levy an extortionate tax upon the Jews of the island to raise the required sum."
  • "Cast number: 10 males, 4 females (total 14), extras."
  • "Elizabethan historical tragedy. Play focuses on the disintegration of character of an avaricious Jew who sacrificed his only daughter in attempted revenge against Christian enemies. Prologue. 5 acts, 20 scenes, 22 men, 4 women, extras, 1 setting."
  • "Length: 5 acts, 18 scenes."
  • "(Regents Renaissance drama series.) Bibliographical footnotes."@en
  • "(Regents Renaissance drama series.) Bibliographical footnotes."
  • "Cast gender: mixed."
  • "The Jew of Malta is a play by Christopher Marlowe, probably written in 1589 or 1590. The title character, Luca Miceli Demajo is a complex character likely to provoke mixed reactions in an audience. Like Marlowe's other protagonists, such as Tamburlaine and Doctor Faustus, he dominates the play's action. There has been extensive debate about the play's portrayal of Jews and how Elizabethan audiences would have viewed it.-- Excerpted from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia."@en
  • "Cast size: large."

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  • "Tragedy"
  • "Electronic books"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Drama"@en
  • "Drama"
  • "Tragedies"
  • "Tragedies"@en
  • "Dramat angielski"

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  • "The jew of Malta : [a play]"@en
  • "The Jew of Malta : [1633]"
  • "The Jew of Malta : a tragedy"
  • "The Jew Of Malta"@en
  • "The Jew of Malta : Edited by Richard W. Van Fossen"
  • "The jew of malta"
  • "The jew of Malta : a RSC programme/text"
  • "Jew of Malta"
  • "Jew of Malta"@en
  • "The Jew of Malta"
  • "The Jew of Malta"@en
  • "The Iew of Malta"@en
  • "The Jew of Malta a tragedy in five acts"@en
  • "The Jew of Malta; a tragedy in five acts"
  • "Jew of malta"@en
  • "The Jew of Malta. Edited by Richard W. Van Fossen"@en
  • "The jew of Malta"@en
  • "The Jew of Malta Christopher Marlowe"
  • "The jew of Malta"
  • "The Jew of Malta : Christopher Marlowe. Edited by T. W. Craik"
  • "The Jew of Malta ; The massacre at Paris / c edited by H. S. Bennett"

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