English Miracle Plays Moralities and Interludes

English Miracle Plays Moralities and Interludes Specimens of the pre Elizabethan drama edited with an introduction and notes and glossary by Alfred W Pollard Contents Introduction York Play The Barkers Chester Plays I Noah s Flood II Sacrif

  • Title: English Miracle Plays Moralities and Interludes
  • Author: Alfred W. Pollard John Rastell
  • ISBN: 9781161365658
  • Page: 164
  • Format: Hardcover
  • 1890 Specimens of the pre Elizabethan drama edited, with an introduction and notes, and glossary, by Alfred W Pollard Contents Introduction York Play The Barkers Chester Plays I Noah s Flood II Sacrifice of Isaac Towneley Play Secunda Pastorum Coventry Play Salutation and Conception Mary Magdalene Castell of Perseverance Everyman John Rastell s Four1890 Specimens of the pre Elizabethan drama edited, with an introduction and notes, and glossary, by Alfred W Pollard Contents Introduction York Play The Barkers Chester Plays I Noah s Flood II Sacrifice of Isaac Towneley Play Secunda Pastorum Coventry Play Salutation and Conception Mary Magdalene Castell of Perseverance Everyman John Rastell s Four Elements Skelton s Magnyfycence Heywood s Pardoner and the Frere Thersytes Bale s King John Appendix.

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    1. As the title suggests, English Miracle Plays, Moralities and Interludes, Specimens and Extracts contains parts of thirteen mediæval plays, plus some glosses, poetry and commentary. I get a voyeuristic thrill reading the plays people watched 400-700 hundred years ago without the intervention of translators or historians.On the other hand, I assume the editors cherry-picked these passages and I have no way of telling what criteria they used. Perhaps they just selected the funniest pieces, since m [...]

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