The Tragical History of Dr. Faustus

The Tragical History of Dr. Faustus - Christopher Marlowe, John D. Jump, John Davies Jump One of the first works on the Faust myth. It was interesting to read the development of the rise and fall of Doctor Faustus. This Myth is present in our lives even today. It depicts the struggle of man between evil and good; the desire for power and knowledge, and one's greed for wealth and glory. Seeking power so strong that it damns Faust for eternity, for he cannot get that power unless he turns to the devil.