By James Loxley
Published October 25th 2001 by Routledge – 240 pages
Series: Routledge Guides to Literature
This volume offers the broadest range of information on Jonson and his works, from background on contexts to details of recent interpretations of his plays.
'I'm really impressed indeed with the scope, precision, conciseness, lucidity and comprehensiveness of this book. … Bringing so much together in such a short space and making sense of it all is a major achievement.' - Sean McEvoy, Varndean College, Brighton, UK
'James Loxley brings together a wide range of Ben Jonson scholarship to produce a detailed and thorough guide'. - Renaissance Journal
James Loxley is the author of Royalism and Poetry in the English Civil Wars (1997). He is lecturer in English literature at the University of Edinburgh.