Monday, 12 October 2015

Title : Doctor Faustus

Author: Christopher Marlowe

Type of Work: Play

Themes 

  • Temptation and Sin
  • Redemption
  • The Bargain
  • The Renaissance Individual
  • Fate vs Free Will
  • Education and Knowledge
  • Hunger for Power

Symbols

  • The Good and the Evil Angels
  • Blood
  • The Seven Deadly Sins

Literally Device

  • Foreshadowing
  • Allegory
  • Symbolism
  • Imagery
  • Allusion

Literally Period: The Rennisance


Characters 

  • Doctor John Faustus
  • Mephistopheles
  • Chorus
  • Old Man
  • Lucifer
  • Wagner
  • Clown
  • Knight
  • Robin
  • Scholars