Mary Stuart

Mary Stuart

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by Friedrich Schiller, Charles E. Passage
     
 

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Powerful psychological drama deals with political and spiritual conflict between Elizabeth I of England and Mary, Queen of Scots. The five-act play in blank verse takes place in the days before Mary's execution for treason, and focuses on the two royal antagonists' personal and political conflicts—Mary a loving idealist with an intuitive heart, Elizabeth a cold,

Overview

Powerful psychological drama deals with political and spiritual conflict between Elizabeth I of England and Mary, Queen of Scots. The five-act play in blank verse takes place in the days before Mary's execution for treason, and focuses on the two royal antagonists' personal and political conflicts—Mary a loving idealist with an intuitive heart, Elizabeth a cold, calculating, power-hungry realist. Translated by Charles E. Passage.

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“Vibrant new version.” —The Guardian

“A lean new version by Mike Poulton, sets bare-knuckle rhetoric racing across the stage....It's brillantly undiplomatic, a disastrous triumph.” —The Times (of London) Online

The Guardian

Vibrant new version.
The Times (of London) Online

A lean new version by Mike Poulton, sets bare-knuckle rhetoric racing across the stage....It's brillantly undiplomatic, a disastrous triumph.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486415949
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
05/18/2001
Series:
Thrift Edition Series
Edition description:
Unabridged
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
5.18(w) x 8.24(h) x 0.32(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

Meet the Author

Friedrich von Schiller (b. 1759) was a German poet, philosopher, historian, and playwright.

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