Believed to be a portrait of Christopher Marlowe (1564-1593), one of the foremost dramatists and poets of the Elizabethan age.
—Christopher Marlowe | Hero and Leander "It lies not in our power to love, or hate, For will in us is over-rul'd by fate."
Doctor Faustus by Christopher Marlowe
The Passionate Shepherd to His Love: Christopher Marlowe
Shakespeare's contemporaries and collaborators [infographic
Shakespeare’s contemporaries and collaborators [infographic]
Christopher Marlowe: The Complete Plays
'The Passionate Shepherd to His Love' by Christopher Marlowe
Christopher Marlowe (1564 - 1593) was an English dramatist, poet and translator of the Elizabethan era. He greatly influenced William Shakespeare, who rose to become the pre-eminent Elizabethan playwright after Marlowe’s mysterious early death.