Play directory : Edward II

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  • Author
    Christopher Marlowe
  • Written
  • Setting
    16th century England
  • Overview
    The play telescopes most of Edward II's reign into a single narrative, beginning with the recall of his lover, Piers Gaveston, from exile, and ending with his son Edward III's execution of Mortimer Junior for the king's murder.
  • Play
    Download the text for free from Project Gutenberg here: Edward II