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A collection of English miracle-plays or mysteries

William Marriott

A collection of English miracle-plays or mysteries

containing ten dramas from the Chester, Coventry, and Towneley series, with two of latter date.

by William Marriott

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Published by Schweighauser & co.; [etc., etc.] in Basel .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mysteries and miracle-plays, English.,
  • English drama -- To 1500.

  • Edition Notes

    Micro-opaque of original in New York Public Library. New York. Readex Microprint. 1955. 4 cards ; 22.6 x 14.8 cm. (Three centuries of English and American plays 1500-1800) (Three centuries of drama: English 1516-1641)

    StatementTo which is prefixed, An historical view of this description of plays. By William Marriott, PH. DR.
    SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1800
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationlxiii, 271 p.
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16847832M

    Miracle play, also called Saint’s Play, one of three principal kinds of vernacular drama of the European Middle Ages (along with the mystery play and the morality play).A miracle play presents a real or fictitious account of the life, miracles, or martyrdom of a saint. The genre evolved from liturgical offices developed during the 10th and 11th centuries to enhance calendar festivals. Inappropriate The list (including its title or description) facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow Goodreads member or author. Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional. Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify the title of the book). Details *.

      Group: Short Mystery Collections LibriVox recordings are Public Domain in the USA. #short #mystery #story #collection # #crime #poe #john #kendrick #bangs #audiobooks #audio #books. These were evidently "miracle plays",thoughfor England the distinction between miracles and mysteries is of no importance, all religious plays being called "miracles". Of miracle plays in the strict sense of the word nothing is preserved in English literature. The earliest .

    Free Books > History > Military > General > Ancient mysteries described, especially the English miracle plays: founded on apocryphal New Testament story, extant among the unpublished manuscripts in the British Museum ; including notices of ecclesiastical shows ; the festivals of fools and asses, the English boy bishop, the descent into hell, the lord mayor's show, the guildhall giants. miracle plays, mysteries, and moralities. The custom of teaching Bible stories by means of sacred dramas (often in church) is venerable. These dramas were known as miracle plays (or, simply, miracles), another name, given by writers on the subject (apparently first in the 18th cent.), being similar character were the plays which, personifying virtues and vices, taught moral lessons.


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