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English miracle plays, moralities and interludes

English miracle plays, moralities and interludes

specimens of the pre-Elizabethan drama

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous edition published 1923.

Statementedited, with introduction, notes and glossary,by Alfred W.Pollard.
ContributionsPollard, Alfred William, 1859-1944.
The Physical Object
Paginationlxxi, 250p., 2 leaves of plates :
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17149539M

Read The Morality Play in English Drama by Nishank or thousands of other eBooks from famous authors for free at Read Print though often shorter and more humorous. The dividing line between moral interludes and morality plays is not clear, and in many cases the two types of drama are indistinguishable. Miracle plays presented the lives 5/5. Besides this, in many Moralities the characters were not all abstract qualities -- there were angels and devils, priests, doctors, and, especially in English plays, the fool, under various names, chiefly that of the "Vice". The versification of the Moralities was, too, on the .

English Mystery Plays - Ebook written by Peter Happe. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read English Mystery Plays.1/5(1). Free 2-day shipping. Buy English Miracle Plays, Moralities and Interludes: Specimens of the Pre-Elizabethan Drama at sunshinesteaming.comnd: Alfred William Pollard.

THE sacred plays of the Middle Ages often contained farcical, irreverent, and even lewd situations, while the so-called secular plays frequently carried with them some degree of sunshinesteaming.com distinction between comedy and tragedy, so marked in classical plays, was forgotten. In the day of Hans Sachs if a play had a fight in it, it was a tragedy. Dec 20,  · Season's readings: Secunda Pastorum, from the Towneley Cycle of miracle plays So it's the season to blow the dust off Alfred W Pollard's English Miracle Plays, Moralities and Interludes Author: Claire Armitstead.


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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 hundred years ago without the intervention of /5. English Miracle Plays, Moralities and Interludes: Specimens of the Pre-Elizabethan Drama, Edited, With an Introduction, Notes, and Glossary (Classic Reprint) [Alfred W.

Pollard] on sunshinesteaming.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Excerpt from English Miracle Plays, Moralities and Interludes: Specimens of the Pre-Elizabethan Drama, EditedAuthor: Alfred W.

Pollard. Get this from a library. English miracle plays, moralities and interludes; specimens of the pre-Elizabethan drama. [Alfred W Pollard] -- For contents and other editions, see Author Catalog.

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English Miracle Plays Moralities and Interludes (4th ed revised). Oxford at Clarendon Pr, London,ill., pp plus ads, green cloth, good sound tight copy except a very few very light pencil underscores (easily eraseable), no dust jacket, /8"x/8", pages including glossary plus ads in sunshinesteaming.com Rating: % positive.

English miracle plays, moralities and interludes: specimens of the pre-Elizabethan drama / Author: edited with an introd., notes, and glossary, by Alfred W. Pollard. English Miracle Plays, Moralities, and Interludes: Specimens of the Pre-Elizabethan Drama (fifth edition; Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, ), ed.

by Alfred W. Pollard (multiple formats at sunshinesteaming.com). English miracle plays, moralities and interludes: specimens of the pre-Elizabethan drama / English mystery plays: a selection / edited with an introd.

and notes by Peter Happé. with other interludes including eight miracle plays. -- PR E8 Seven miracle plays. Moralities and mysteries. Bevington, David. Medieval sunshinesteaming.com: Houghton Miffkin, Bevington, David M, ed. The Macro Plays: The Castle of Perseverance, Wisdom.

The morality play is a genre of medieval and early Tudor theatrical entertainment. In their own time, these plays were known as interludes, a broader term for dramas with or without a moral. Morality plays are a type of allegory in which the protagonist is met by personifications of various moral attributes who try to prompt them to choose a good life over one of evil.

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Book Author: Alfred W. Pollard. John Bale (21 November – November ) was an English churchman, historian and controversialist, and Bishop of sunshinesteaming.com wrote the oldest known historical verse drama in English (on the subject of King John), and developed and published a very extensive list of the works of British authors down to his own time, just as the monastic libraries were being sunshinesteaming.com mater: Jesus College, Cambridge.

A tight collection of several unabridged, early passion plays and such titualar materials, with a thorough odd page introduction. Stage directions are present, and by the look of it "The Castle of Perservance" would be an amazing play to see even today--ripe for revival, that/5.

Oct 06,  · Besides this, in many Moralities the characters were not all abstract qualities — there were angels and devils, priests, doctors, and, especially in English plays, the fool, under various names, chiefly that of the "Vice".

The versification of the Moralities was, too. Get an answer for 'Short note on miracle and morality play.' and find homework help for other Literature questions at eNotes. Looking for books by Alfred W. Pollard. See all books authored by Alfred W.

Pollard, including English Miracle Plays Moralities and Interludes, and Wine Making and Brewing (An Amateur Winemaker publication), and more on sunshinesteaming.com Alfred W. Pollard, author of Le Morte d'Arthur, on LibraryThing.

This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. C l a s s i c a l A r t s U n i v e r s e - C A U Page - 1 Miracle plays, Morality plays and Interludes ² Medieval Drama M edieval drama is so much different from the way world knows about d rama today.

The plays consisted of little entertainment and more didactic elements.These were evidently "miracle plays",though for 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 religious plays were undoubtedly in .John Payne Collier's modest edition of Five Miracle Plays, or Scriptural Dramas in (the same year that saw the publica­ tion of the first complete cycle).

Before the end of the century, several other such volumes appeared, including especially the anthology English Miracle Plays, Cited by: