Jacobean Revenge Tragedy
The main characteristics of the Jacobean revenge tragedy includes; a complex plot, murder, madness/insanity, selfish desires, high sense of violence, we see a protagonist who has a serious grievance against a formidable opponent, cruel act and torment. We also see man’s obsession with wealth, material things and corruption.
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“THE DUCHESS OF MALFI” BY JOHN WEBSTER; AS A JACOBEAN REVENGE TRAGEDY