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Lust's Dominion; or the Lascivious Queen, a Tagedie. Writ
ten by Christofer Marloe, Gent. London, printed for F. K. and are to be sold by Robert Pollard, at the sign of Ben Jonson's head, on the back side of the Old Exchange, 1657, 12mo.
The above is the first edition of this play. A second edition appeared in 1661, 12mo. and it was afterwards altered by Mr. Behn, and acted in 1671, under the title of Abdelazar, or The Moor's Revenge.
ELEAZAR, the Moor, Prince of Fez and Barbary. PHILIP, King of Spain, father to Fernando, Philip,
and Isabella. FERNANDO, King of Spain,
sons to Philip. PHILIP, Prince of Spain, ALVERO, a nobleman, father-in-law to Eleazar, and
father to Hortenzo and Maria.
tuo noblemen of Spain. Hortenzo, lover to Isabella, and son to Alvero. ZARACK,
two Moors attending Eleazar.
The Queen MOTHER of Spain, and wife to King
THE LASCIVIOUS QUEEN.
ACT THE FIRST.
bacco ; music sounding within : enter QUEEN
Q. Mo. My gracious lord.
lives to watch,
Q. Mo. Gentle Eleazar.
[Exeunt two Moors. * The curtain, in front of the old theatres, divided in the middle, and was drawn to the sides : “and beside the principal curtain they sometimes used others as sabstitutes for scenes.”-Malone.