Doctor Faustus Summary
Christopher Marlowe

Everything you need to understand or teach Doctor Faustus by Christopher Marlowe.

  • Doctor Faustus Summary & Study Guide
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  • 30 Doctor Faustus Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Doctor Faustus Overview

Dr. Faustus is the classic play by Christopher Marlowe. Marlowe based his play on the fable of Faustbuch, a real astronomer and necromancer who is said to have traded his soul for supernatural powers. From this story, Marlowe has created a cautionary tale of what can happen when a person lets pride guide their choices.

Study Pack

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Doctor Faustus Study Guide

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Doctor Faustus Lesson Plans contain 119 pages of teaching material, including: