Of particular interest in understanding the West's long tradition of demonising Islam, this volume makes available for the first time carefully edited, annotated, modern-spelling editions of three important early modern Turk plays.Latin stage directions (except for aquot;exitaquot; and aquot;exeuntaquot;) have been translated into modern English. ... Scene divisions follow the original in Selimus and The Renegado, but they have been added for A Christian Turned Turk, where there are none in the 1612 text. ... (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996), 124-40. play.
|Title||:||Three Turk Plays from Early Modern England|
|Publisher||:||Columbia University Press - 2013-08-13|