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Series: New Longman literature
Publication Date: 1 Jan 2004
Subject: Language & learning
Suitable for: Secondary (Year 12, Year 13)
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Provides the full text of John Webster's play and includes background information and study notes.
"New Longman literature" is a selection of pre- and post-1914 works containing notes and a programme of activities to match National Curriculum requirements. The complete text is accompanied by close textual analysis alongside the text, which helps students to understand difficult words, historical references and key imagery, as well as general notes which develop student understanding of themes, character, plot, language and different actors' interpretations.
This edition of John Webster's play includes AS and A2 exam and coursework questions at the end of each act, in addition to information on sources, performance history and the social, historical and literary context.
Date and first performances
Characters in the play
The Duchess of Malfi
Webster's life and career
The Blackfriar's estate
Social, historical and literary context
The plot of The Duchess of Malfi