Bosola
The Duchess' provisor of horse
Ferdinand
Duke of Calabria, brother of the Duchess and Cardinal
Cardinal
Brother of Ferdinand and the Duchess
Antonio
Steward of the Duchess' household
Delio
Antonio's friend
Silvio
A courtier
Castruchio
An old courtier, husband of Julia
Several madmen
In the prison, sing a sad song
The Duchess of Malfi
Sister of Ferdinand and the Cardinal
Cariola
The Duchess' waiting-woman
The Doctor
Doctor to the Duchess
Three young children
Born to the Duchess and Antonio
An old lady
Midwife
Roderigo
Courtier at Malfi
Grisolan
Courtier at Malfi
Echo
From the Duchess' grave
Summary of Act 1
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Summary of Act 2
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John webster
Was born 1680-1725

He was an english germatist

Wrote the white decor and sthe dutche

in 1604 he made his first known work and he calborated with thomas decor

Married 1605 and had four childern
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stop school in 1593 becaue of the plaguw and had private tutors

James the 1
Takes over the throne after Elizabeth the 1st dies and turns the country Catholic but didnt push it. Got colonization started in New England. Claimed the divine right of kings(the concept that the right to rule derives from God and that kings are answerable for their actions to God alone).
James the 1
Takes over the throne after Elizabeth the 1st dies and turns the country Catholic but didnt push it. Got colonization started in New England. Claimed the divine right of kings(the concept that the right to rule derives from God and that kings are answerable for their actions to God alone).
Geovana of arrogon
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Tragic comedy
a fictional work in which both tragic and comedic plot elements are present; there are both higher and lower characters
tragicomedy
A drama combining elements of tragedy and comedy
Mortality play
allegorically representdd battles where the voices and virtues wage for the possession of the human soul
revenge tragedy
These basically consist of a murder that has to be avenged by a relative of the victim. Typically, the victim's ghost appears to demand revenge, and invariably madness of some sort is worked into subsequent events, which ultimately end in the deaths of the murderer, the avenger, and a number of other characters.
revenge tragedy
These basically consist of a murder that has to be avenged by a relative of the victim. Typically, the victim's ghost appears to demand revenge, and invariably madness of some sort is worked into subsequent events, which ultimately end in the deaths of the murderer, the avenger, and a number of other characters.
Morality Play
An allegorical play (from 15-16th C) in which characters personify abstract qualities or concepts (like Death). (genres and styles)
Dutches Humor
Protagunus, she is HOT her humor is Air, Blood (Liver and heart)
Makes you sanguine and amorous hopeful courageous
Dutchess Humor
Protagunus, she is HOT her humor is Air, Blood (Liver and heart)Makes you sanguine and amorous hopeful courageous
Ferdinand Humor
FIRE Yellow Bile (spleen) makes you choleric easily angered and bad tempered
Ferdinand Humor
FIRE Yellow Bile (spleen) makes you choleric easily angered and bad tempered
The Cardinal Humor
wataer and ice PHLEGM (brains and lungs) makes you Phlegmatic unemotional calm
Bosola Humor
DRY EARTH BlackBile (Gull bladder) makes you melancholic despondent sleepless irritable
Bosola Humor
DRY EARTH BlackBile (Gull bladder) makes you melancholic despondent sleepless irritable
Cardinal Humor
wataer and ice PHLEGM (brains and lungs) makes you Phlegmatic unemotional calm
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