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English miracle plays, moralities and interludes

specimens of the pre-Elizabethan drama

by Alfred W. Pollard

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama,
  • English Moralities,
  • Mysteries and miracle-plays, English

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited, with an introduction, notes, and glossary, by Alfred W. Pollard ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1260 .P7 1967
    The Physical Object
    Paginationlxxi, [1], 250 pages including frontispiece, illustrations
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26427354M
    ISBN 10019811382X
    ISBN 109780198113829
    OCLC/WorldCa11611238

    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 gulfpbc.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 gulfpbc.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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English miracle plays, moralities and interludes by Alfred W. Pollard Download PDF EPUB FB2

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, English miracle plays Glossary (Classic Reprint) [Alfred W. Pollard] on gulfpbc.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. Read this book on Questia. English Miracle Plays, Moralities and Interludes: Specimens of the Pre-Elizabethan Drama - 8th Edition, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of English Miracle Plays, Moralities and Interludes: Specimens of the Pre-Elizabethan Drama ().

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English miracle plays, moralities, and interludes. [Alfred W Pollard]. Full text of "English Miracle Plays, Moralities, and Interludes: Specimens of the Pre-Elizabethan Drama" See other formats. 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 gulfpbc.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 gulfpbc.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 gulfpbc.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. The Hardcover of the English Miracle Plays, Moralities and Interludes: Specimens of the Pre-Elizabethan Drama by Alfred W.

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Pollard. John Bale (21 November – November ) was an English churchman, historian and controversialist, and Bishop of gulfpbc.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 gulfpbc.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 gulfpbc.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: