The sight of Mellida dancing with other men is too much for Antonio, and he throws himself onto the ground. "Antonio and Mellida was the first play by John Marston performed by the newly revived Paul's Company in 1599. Antonio and Mellida was the first play by John Marston performed by the newly revived Paul's Company in 1599. Mellida is asked to dance in order to improve her spirits. Mellida looks unhappily on, sorrowful at the loss of her Antonio. (1572—1637) poet and playwright. From:  Marston sought to display a variety of talents, comic, tragic, satiric and historical, advertising his own dramatic skills and the prowess of the choristers of Paul's. Publisher: [London Printed for the Malone society by F. Hall at the Oxford University Press] Notes: This is an OCR reprint. There may be typos or missing text. Antonio and Mellida : the first part. Antonio and Mellida by John Marston, 1991, Manchester University Press, Distributed exclusively in the USA and Canada by St. Martin's Press edition, in English Antonio and Mellida. A two‐part play by J. Marston, printed 1602, probably acted two years earlier; it provided Jonson with materials for his ridicule of Marston in The Poetaster. The first mention of Antonio and Mellida—I refer by this title to only the "First Part" (here printed)—appears in the Stationers' Register, where it was entered, together with the "Second Part," Antonio's Revenge, on October 24, 1601:. Start by marking “Antonio and Mellida” as Want to Read: Error rating book. PRINTED FROM OXFORD REFERENCE (www.oxfordreference.com). The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature », Subjects: There are no illustrations or indexes. The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature ». Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. by General Books. Welcome back. Refresh and try again. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Antonio and Mellida book. All Rights Reserved. Antonio and Mellida was the first play by John Marston performed by the newly revived Paul's Company in 1599. A read through and discussion of Antonio and Mellida by John Marston - Act 1 to 3.1. in  When you buy the General Books edition of this book you get free trial access to Million-Books.com where you can select from more than a million books for free. Meanwhile the court gallants engage in bawdy banter with Rossaline. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single entry from a reference work in OR for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice). When you buy the General Books edition of this book you get free trial access to Million-Books.com where you can select from more than a million books for free. You can also pr. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Marston sought to display a variety of talents, comic, tragic, satiric and historical, advertising his own dramatic skills and the prowess of the choristers of Paul's. Ben Jonson You can also preview the book there. I can't resist a metatheatrical play, and, Jinx:The:Poet {the Literary Masochist, Ink Ninja & Word Roamer}, Heat Up the Holidays with These 27 Winter Romances. (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2013. Ent. To see what your friends thought of this book, This was one written for the Children of Paul's, and the stylistic differences are both obvious and delightful. Set in Italy, it is a drama of passion and revenge, in which Antonio, son of the duke of Genoa, is driven to murder Piero, duke of Venice, whose daughter Mellida he has loved and lost. Quick Reference. A two‐part play by J. Marston, printed 1602, probably acted two years earlier; it provided Jonson with materials for his ridicule of Marston in The Poetaster. Literature, John Marston You could not be signed in, please check and try again. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Quick Reference. Be the first to ask a question about Antonio and Mellida. Publisher: [London Printed for the Malone society by F. Hall at the Oxford University Press] Notes: This is an OCR reprint. Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published Antonio and Mellida  Antonio and Mellida. Antonio and Mellida by John Marston, 1991, Manchester University Press, Distributed exclusively in the USA and Canada by St. Martin's Press edition, in English Get this from a library! January 3rd 2010 There are no illustrations or indexes. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. There may be typos or missing text. (1576—1634) poet and playwright, View all related items in Oxford Reference », Search for: 'Antonio and Mellida' in Oxford Reference ». It was a tour de force in which Marston sought to display a variety of talents, comic, tragic, satiric and historical, advertising his own dramatic skills and the prowess of the choristers of Paul's.