Marlovian
adjective see Marlowe I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • marlovian — (ˈ)mär|lōvēən adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Christopher Marlowe died 1593 English dramatist + English ian 1. : of, relating to, or characteristic of Christopher Marlowe a Marlovian fondness for exotic names Louis MacNeice …   Useful english dictionary

  • Marlovian — 1. adjective Of, or relating to, , English writer 2. noun Someone who believes the Marlovian theory, that Christopher Marlowe was the main writer of works attributed to …   Wiktionary

  • Marlovian — /mahr loh vee euhn/, adj. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of Christopher Marlowe or his writings, esp. his plays. [1585 95; MARLOWE (Latinization with v substitution) + IAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • marlovian — mar·lo·vi·an …   English syllables

  • Marlovian theory — Putative portrait of Christopher Marlowe (Corpus Christi College, Cambridge). The Marlovian theory with regard to the Shakespeare authorship question is a fringe theory[1] that holds that the Elizabethan poet and playwright Christopher Marlowe… …   Wikipedia

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  • Dolly Walker-Wraight — (24 April 1920, Java – 15 February 2002) was a British school teacher and writer, notable for her support of Marlovian theory, the view that Christopher Marlowe was the true author of Shakespeare s works. Contents 1 Life 2 The Shakespeare Sonnets …   Wikipedia

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  • Thomas Thorpe — (c. 1569 or 1570 ndash; 1635?) was an English publisher, most famous for publishing Shakespeare s sonnets and several works by Christopher Marlowe and Ben Jonson. His publication of the sonnets has long been controversial. Nineteenth century… …   Wikipedia

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