The Question and Answer section for The Alchemist (Jonson) is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Generally there is a satirical tone to much of the alchemist. The prologue begins by addressing “Fortune,” wishing away the two hours that the play will take to perform and hoping to do justice to its author. It announces the...
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Sorry, this is a pretty involved question fot the space in this short forum.