Quotes by Christopher Marlowe

About Christopher Marlowe:


Christopher Marlowe was an English playwright, poet and translator of the Elizabethan era. Marlowe was the foremost Elizabethan tragedian of his day. He greatly influenced William Shakespeare, who was born in the same year as Marlowe and who rose to become the pre-eminent Elizabethan playwright after Marlowe's mysterious early death. Marlowe's plays are known for the use of blank verse and their overreaching protagonists.

Author Bio


  • NameChristopher Marlowe
  • DescriptionEnglish dramatist, poet and translator
  • BornFebruary 6, 1564
  • DiedMay 30, 1593
  • CountryKingdom Of England
  • ProfessionPlaywright; Poet; Translator; Writer
  • WorksEdward II; The Tragical History Of Doctor Faustus