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The Wakefield pageants in the Towneley cycle

Author: A C Cawley
Publisher: Manchester : Manchester University Press, ©1958.
Series: Old and Middle English texts.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Towneley plays.
Wakefield pageants in the Towneley cycle.
Manchester : Manchester University Press, ©1958
(OCoLC)587406241
Online version:
Towneley plays.
Wakefield pageants in the Towneley cycle.
Manchester : Manchester University Press, ©1958
(OCoLC)607638835
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A C Cawley
OCLC Number: 517520
Description: xxxix, 187 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction. The manuscript --
The Wakefield Group --
Influences on the Wakefield pageants --
The staging of the pageants --
The Wakefield playwright's use of language --
The author --
Date --
Dialect --
Select bibliography --
Note on the edited text --
Text. 1. Mactacio Abel --
2. Processus Noe cum filiis --
3. Prima pastorum --
4. Secunda pastorum --
5 Magnus Herodes --
6. Coliphizacio --
Notes --
Appendices. --
1. Two documents concerning the Wakefield Corpus Christi play --
2. Metre --
3. Linguistic indications of date --
4. Mak's imitation of southern English.
Series Title: Old and Middle English texts.
Other Titles: Towneley plays.
Responsibility: edited by A.C. Cawley.
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