E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
(b. Canterbury, February, 1564; d. Deptford, June 16th, 1593). Tamburlaine the Great, Part the First (1590); Tamburlaine the Great, Part the Second (1590); Edward the Second (1594); Dido (with T. Nash, 1594); Ovids Elegies (translated about 1596); Hero and Leander (completed by Chapman, 1598); First Book of Lucan (translated 1600); The Tragicall History of Dr. Faustus (1604); The Jew of Malta (1633); and The Massacre at Paris. For Biographical Notices of Marlowe, see Athenæ Cantabrigienses; Beards Theatre of Gods Judgments (1597); Meres Palladis Tamia (1598); Vaughans Golden Grove, Moralised in Three Books (1600); Dyces Edition of the Works; and Robert Bells Introduction to the Poems.