Antonio's Revenge and the Integrity of the Revenge Tragedy Motifs

Hallett, Charles A.; Hallett, Elaine S.
October 1979
Studies in Philology;Fall79, Vol. 76 Issue 4, p366
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Discusses the structure of Elizabethan author John Marston's revenge play 'Antonio's Revenge.' Overview of the play; Use of two contradictory themes that make the play difficult to analyze; Marston's objectives as seen from his handling of the play; Analysis of the murder scenes; Analysis of the main characters; Analysis of the use of the retribution plot by Marsten.


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