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A Christian Turn'd Turk

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In the play, Ward converts to Islam in order to marry Voada, a beautiful Turkish woman with whom he has fallen in love. Ward's conversion to Islam is contrasted with the repentance and pardon of Simon Dansiker, the other pirate captain in the play. Dansiker's reform is complicated by the reluctance of the French merchants he's robbed to accept him—until he returns to Tunis to apprehend the renegade Jew, Benwash. The unrepentant Ward dies at the end of the play—though he delivers an anti-Muslim rant that conforms to the prejudices of the play's original audience.

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Author(s):
Robert Daborne
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1st
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
9781503382459
Number of pages:
145
Publisher:
The Groundling Press
Title:
A Christian Turn'd Turk

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In the play, Ward converts to Islam in order to marry Voada, a beautiful Turkish woman with whom he has fallen in love. Ward's conversion to Islam is contrasted with the repentance and pardon of Simon Dansiker, the other pirate captain in the play. Dansiker's reform is complicated by the reluctance of the French merchants he's robbed to accept him—until he returns to Tunis to apprehend the renegade Jew, Benwash. The unrepentant Ward dies at the end of the play—though he delivers an anti-Muslim rant that conforms to the prejudices of the play's original audience.

Author(s):
Robert Daborne
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1st
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
9781503382459
Number of pages:
145
Publisher:
The Groundling Press
Title:
A Christian Turn'd Turk

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