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User Review  - regularguy5mb - LibraryThing

Dr. Faustus is the classic tale of a man who sells his soul to the devil in return for power and prestige. This is the story that so many similar stories over the years have taken their cues from ... Read full review

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User Review  - Floratina - LibraryThing

READ IN ENGLISH It is one of the stories you've read parts of in class or maybe just heard about (it is after all not as well known as Shakespeare; but I personally like this one better). Dr. Faustus ... Read full review

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User Review  - MaowangVater - LibraryThing

Based on the Faustbuch, an anonymous cautionary tale about the German magician who sold his soul to the devil, this Elizabethan update on the old medieval morality play is enlivened by short comic ... Read full review

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User Review  - GrlIntrrptdRdng - LibraryThing

It's one of those plays you need to read through and reread to get the whole idea of what's going on. My first opinion of it was that it didn't make sense and was poorly put together, but once I read ... Read full review

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User Review  - akblanchard - LibraryThing

Elizabethan dramatist Christopher Marlowe wrote the first English-language version of the classic German tale of a man who sells his soul to the Devil in exchange for knowledge and worldly pleasures ... Read full review

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User Review  - Floratina - LibraryThing

READ IN ENGLISH It is one of the stories you've read parts of in class or maybe just heard about (it is after all not as well known as Shakespeare; but I personally like this one better). Dr. Faustus ... Read full review

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User Review  - PitcherBooks - LibraryThing

I always feel it is unfair to review a script... that one should only review the actual enacted play. But here goes anyway. One can guess that the visual effects would have been great fun. Audiences ... Read full review

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User Review  - Soplada - LibraryThing

Doctor Faustus won't make you close your head as soon as you close the book, No it will ignite it to question every thought which you encounter in your life with the relation to your major standards ... Read full review

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User Review  - IsaboeOfLumatere - LibraryThing

I liked it. It wasn't particularly BAD, but I didn't find it particularly gripping either. Read full review

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User Review  - Becky221 - LibraryThing

Interesting play, rather short. I enjoyed reading the original English translation (from the German) more. Read full review


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