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John Webster

Data de nascimento: 1578
Data de falecimento: 1634

John Webster foi um dramaturgo inglês jacobinista, mais lembrado por suas tragédias The White Devil e The Duchess of Malfi, tidos frequentemente como obras primas do palco inglês do início do século XVII. Foi contemporâneo de William Shakespeare.

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„Cover her face; mine eyes dazzle: she died young.“

—  John Webster, The Duchess of Malfi

Act IV, scene ii.
Duchess of Malfi (1623)
Fonte: The Duchess of Malfi

„T is just like a summer bird-cage in a garden,—the birds that are without despair to get in, and the birds that are within despair and are in a consumption for fear they shall never get out.“

—  John Webster, The White Devil

Act I, scene ii. Compare: "To public feasts, where meet a public rout,— Where they that are without would fain go in, And they that are within would fain go out", John Davies, Contention betwixt a Wife, etc.
The White Devil (1612)

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„I know death hath ten thousand several doors
For men to take their exits.“

—  John Webster

Act IV, scene ii. Compare: "Death hath so many doors to let out life", John Fletcher, The Custom of the Country, act ii, scene 2.
Duchess of Malfi (1623)

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