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Revenger"s Tragedy by Cyril Tourneur

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Published by University of Nebraska Press .
Written in English


  • Drama texts: 16th to 18th centuries,
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Regents Renaissance Drama

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Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7905480M
ISBN 100803252846
ISBN 109780803252844

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Castiza exits, and Vindice praises her for her chastity and honor. Gratiana, Castiza and Vindice’s mother, e, still in disguise, tries to persuade Gratiana to change Castiza’s mind about Lussurioso, tempting her with the promise of increased wealth and na is initially hesitant, calling Vindice’s request a “most unnatural task,” but he eventually wins her over. The Revenger's Tragedy is a famous Elizabethan tragedy set in a dissolute Renaissance court in Italy, a maelstrom of vice and intrigue. In this new edition, students will find a wealth of information to support their studies: an extended introduction .   "The Revenger's Tragedy" () stays in line with the other revenge tragedies of its day, yet this particular drama is set in the high Italian court. The play follows the young son of an Italian duke through his attempt to revenge the death of an elder through the rape of the beautiful : Neeland Media. Complete summary of Cyril Tourneur's The Revenger's Tragedy. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of The Revenger's Tragedy.