|Dead Man in Deptford, a (1993) [Novel]|
by Anthony Burgess
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The whole of Elizabethan England--from the court and its intrigue to the theatre and its genius to London and its slums--is brilliantly recreated in this joyous celebration of the life of Christopher Marlowe, killed in highly suspicious circumstances in a tavern brawl in Deptford hundreds of years ago.
Original title: A Dead Man in Deptford
Genre: Fiction→ Historical→ European→ British Isles→ England