Jew of malta

The Jew of Malta

circa 1589

Why is it canonical?

The Jew of Malta had a major influence on one of Shakespeare's most famous works, the Merchant of Venice. It is one of Christopher Marlowe's most notable works, and its main character Barabas is one of the most famous protagonists in English literature.

Locations

England

Languages

English

Periods

Renaissance

Media

Drama Written

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Resources

Full text of the Jew of Malta in English