The co-op bookstore for avid readers
Book Cover for: The Loyal Subject, Francis Beaumont

The Loyal Subject

Francis Beaumont

"The Loyal Subject" by Francis Beaumont is a compelling Jacobean drama that explores themes of loyalty, duty, and the abuse of power. Set in a fictional kingdom, the play follows the story of Ferneze, a loyal subject who finds himself torn between his allegiance to the crown and his sense of justice. At the heart of the drama is Ferneze's struggle to navigate the complex political landscape of the kingdom, where corruption and tyranny reign unchecked. As the plot unfolds, Ferneze is forced to confront difficult choices and moral dilemmas, including his complicity in the oppression of his fellow citizens and his loyalty to the monarchy. Through its vivid characters and richly textured language, "The Loyal Subject" offers a searing critique of political corruption and abuse of power, while also exploring timeless themes of honor, integrity, and the nature of authority. Beaumont's skillful blend of tragedy and comedy creates a compelling narrative that captivates audiences and prompts reflection on the responsibilities of citizenship and the obligations of leadership.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Culturea
  • Publish Date: Apr 4th, 2024
  • Pages: 132
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.69in - 7.44in - 0.28in - 0.55lb
  • EAN: 9791041995912
  • Categories: Classics