Phillip DePoy

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THE ENGLISH AGENT

1583, young Christopher Marlowe--student, brawler, rakehell, and would-be playwright--has had a dreadful evening. The first performance of his play in the corner of a very disreputable Cambridge bar is a humiliating flop, and then heís attacked on the streets while in the company of Thomas Kyd. So when Francis Walsingham, Queen Elizabethís spymaster, sends for him, Marlowe is only too happy to go. The assignment is go to Holland, where Englandís ally, William the Silent, is the target of a Spanish assassination plot that is only the first step in the latest attempt to usurp the throne of England.

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