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Friar Bacon and Friar Bungay

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Friar Bacon and Friar Bungay by Jerome A Greene
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Robert Greene (1558-1592) was the author of romances, pamphlets, lyrics, and plays. He was educated at Cambridge and Oxford, and led a remarkably irresponsible and dissolute life. The comedy Friar Bacon and Friar Bungay was probably written and produced around 1589, and was first printed in 1594. Its account of the marvelous exploits of Friar Bacon is drawn from The Famous Historie of Fryer Bacon, a sixteenth-century account of the legends surrounding the Oxford Franciscan, Roger Bacon (b. 1214). The play was an important influence both on Marlowe's Doctor Faustus and Shakespeare's The Tempest. Daniel Seltzer was professor of English at Harvard University and at Princeton University, as well as an actor on stage and in films.
Release date NZ
January 1st, 1963
Contributor
Edited by Daniel Seltzer
Country of Publication
United States
Imprint
University of Nebraska Press
Pages
132
Dimensions
127x203x7
ISBN-13
9780803252622
Product ID
1822273

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