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Contemporary Examples of faustus
Faustus is likely derived from Hephaestus—a Faustian struggle is between good and evil.Your Week: What the Stars Hold
Starsky + Cox
September 4, 2011
Historical Examples of faustus
Dr. Faustus was a German, and the best play about him is by a German poet.The Nursery Rhyme Book
Faustus, according to the traditions, had a pretty keen eye for a joke.The Humbugs of the World
P. T. Barnum
Faustus beheld likewise the council-house and castle, with no small wonder.
But this liked not Faustus that one man should have as many wives as he would.
Faustus took hold on him, and would not permit him to do it.