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Dead Man in Deptford

by Anthony Burgess

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Published by VINTAGE (RAND) .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7317067M
ISBN 10009930256X
ISBN 109780099302568

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Dead Man in Deptford by Anthony Burgess Download PDF EPUB FB2

That Marlowe is the dead man is a foregone conclusion contained in the title. Another dead man at the feast is Anthony Burgess, who is soon to die, this his last book. He seems to prefigure this in the writing. The narrator is a player of the Lord Chamberlain’s by: 4.

A Dead Man in Deptford is one hell of a book. Imagining the fascinating life and early death of Christopher ‘Kit’ Marlowe – Elizabethan playwright, poet and alleged spy – on opening I was a little worried that the language might be too dense (’tis written in the parlance of the time) but before long I was putting off sleep to read more while gleefully noting all of my new favourite olde words and pretty /5.

This item: A Dead Man In Deptford by Anthony Burgess Paperback $ Only 7 left in stock (more on the way). Ships from and sold by Amazon Global Store UK. Nothing Like the Sun by Anthony Burgess Paperback $ Only 13 left in stock (more on the way). Ships from and sold by (51). Fiction Book Review: A Dead Man in Deptford by Anthony Burgess, Author Carroll & Graf Publishers $21 (0p) ISBN Burgess's last book, published in England two years ago, shortly.

Dead Man in Deptford book The dead man of the title is none other than the Elizabethan playwright Christopher Marlowe (or, as Burgess indicates, Merlin or Marlin -- last names were more capriciously assigned in the 16th century), who may or may not have been murdered in a Deptford tavern brawl in Author: Anthony Burgess.

Author: Anthony Burgess Title: A Dead Man In Deptford Subtitle: ISBN: Publisher: Carroll & Graf Publication Date: Edition: First Carroll and Graf edition Condition: Very fine Genre: Biographical Fiction, Historical Fiction Format: Hardcover.

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Summary; You'll also get access to more than. That Marlowe is the dead man is a foregone conclusion contained in the title. Another dead man at the feast is Anthony Burgess, who is soon to die, this his last book. He seems to prefigure this in the writing.

The narrator is a player of the Lord Chamberlain’s Men/5(48). The woman was killed, as was the child in utero and the one ex utero, and the man hurt in his head very sore. The play, by consent of the majority of watchers, proceeded, as nothing would be served by feigned regret and mourning.

This was the afternoon that there were viewers in the lord's box. A Dead Man In Deptford () About book: This is a book about Christopher Marlowe, based on 'The Reckoning' by Charles Nicholl.

I thought that this book was extraordinary in that it conveys the 'vibe' of what it might be like to be in Elizabethan England. Dead Man in Deptford by Burgess, Anthony.

Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. % Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers/5(K). Editions for A Dead Man in Deptford: (Paperback published in ), X (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published. Published inA Dead Man in Deptford is a semi-fictionalized account about the life and death of Christopher Marlowe.

Our narrator, (a small-town actor Burgess lifts from Shakespeare’s First Folio) follows “Kit” from his seminary days, to his infamous career as a playwright, a government operative, and finally, to his untimely death.

A Dead Man in Deptford (Vintage Classics) Kindle Edition by Anthony Burgess (Author)/5(48). A Dead Man In Deptford is written in a semi-approximation of British Renaissance prose, yet this is done in such a way as to offer historical colour and appropriate background to the dialogue of Kit and his fellow poets, rather than as a reminder of the drabness of prose before the eighteenth century.

A Dead Man in Deptford tells the story of the last six years of Malowe’s life. He died on 30 May at the age of 29 years; killed in an upstairs room of a tavern after /5(18). He gives full reign to the poet’s non-belief, showing the condemnation and distrust it incurred.

That Marlowe is the dead man is a foregone conclusion contained in the title. Another dead man at the feast is Anthony Burgess, who is soon to die, this his last book. He seems to prefigure this in the writing. Praise for A Dead Man in Deptford “The story is intensely true to the surfaces and smells of Elizabethan London, and also Burgess's own final meditation on his great themes, the sexual and artistic impulses, and their end in death.

Book Overview With A Dead Man in Deptford, Burgess concluded his literary career to overwhelming acclaim for his re-creation of the Elizabethan poet Christopher Marlowe. In lavish, pitch-perfect, and supple, readable prose, Burgess matches his Cited by: 4.

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Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read A Dead Man in Deptford/5(5). [book review] Anthony Burgess: A Dead Man in Deptford I’ve been known to use A Clockwork Orange as a way of accessing Shakespeare: if you can decipher Burgess’s prose in that, my reasoning goes, Shakespeare should hold few terrors for you – simply apply the same skills.