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Product Description: In 2000, a sixteenth-century manuscript containing a copy of a previously unknown play in Middle Cornish, probably composed in the second half of the fifteenth century, was discovered among papers bequeathed to the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth...read more
By Nicholas Williams (editor)

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9780859892940 | Critical edition (Univ of Exeter Pr, September 15, 2016), cover price $42.00 | About this edition: In 2000, a sixteenth-century manuscript containing a copy of a previously unknown play in Middle Cornish, probably composed in the second half of the fifteenth century, was discovered among papers bequeathed to the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth.

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Product Description: This anthology is the sister volume to The Oxford Handbook of Tudor Drama. It contains sixteen of the most important, innovative, and dramatically exciting plays from the long Tudor century (1485-1603) newly edited in accessible modern spelling from original manuscripts or printed texts...read more
By Greg Walker (editor)

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9780199681129 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 27, 2014, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: This anthology is the sister volume to The Oxford Handbook of Tudor Drama.

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Product Description: This is the second volume to complete this definitive scholarly edition of the York Plays. It supersedes this editor's previous edition (of the text only), published in the York Medieval Texts Series in 1982. Volume 2 offers an entirely new, full commentary and glossary to facilitate study of the revised and corrected text (published with the Introduction in volume 1), and incorporating the most recent scholarly views and discoveries...read more
By Richard Beadle (editor)

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9780199590360 | Critical edition (Hodder Arnold, September 1, 2013), cover price $135.00 | About this edition: This is the second volume to complete this definitive scholarly edition of the York Plays.

"Medieval Drama".
By David Bevington (editor)

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9781603848381 | Hackett Pub Co Inc, June 12, 2012, cover price $60.00
9780395139158 | Houghton Mifflin College Div, June 1, 1975, cover price $188.95 | About this edition: "Medieval Drama".

By Clifford Davidson (editor)

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9781580441629 | Western Michigan Univ Medieval, October 31, 2011, cover price $39.95

Product Description: Communication and Swallowing Changes in Healthy Aging Adults summarizes and presents the available research on healthy aging adults performance and abilities in the following areas: auditory comprehension, reading comprehension, speaking, writing, voice and motor speech abilities, cognition, and swallowing...read more

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9781597563062 | Plural Pub Inc, April 30, 2009, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: Communication and Swallowing Changes in Healthy Aging Adults summarizes and presents the available research on healthy aging adults performance and abilities in the following areas: auditory comprehension, reading comprehension, speaking, writing, voice and motor speech abilities, cognition, and swallowing.
9780192824370, titled "York Mystery Plays: A Selection in Modern Spelling" | Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 1995, cover price $10.95 | also contains York Mystery Plays: A Selection in Modern Spelling

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Product Description: Bringing together memory theory, medieval cognition of images, and the English Corpus Christ drama in an innovative way, this study argues that the relationship of frames or backgrounds to the image has been misunderstood in the study of drama.

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9780230603219 | Palgrave Macmillan, July 22, 2008, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: Bringing together memory theory, medieval cognition of images, and the English Corpus Christ drama in an innovative way, this study argues that the relationship of frames or backgrounds to the image has been misunderstood in the study of drama.

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Product Description: This study argues that late medieval English 'mystery plays' were about masculinity as much as Christian theology, modes of devotion, or civic self-consciousness. Performed repeatedly by generations of merchants and craftsmen, these Biblical plays produced fantasies and anxieties of middle class, urban masculinity, many of which are familiar today...read more

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9781403972774 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 26, 2007, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: This study argues that late medieval English 'mystery plays' were about masculinity as much as Christian theology, modes of devotion, or civic self-consciousness.

Miscellaneous:

9780230604995 | Palgrave Macmillan Ltd, June 26, 2007, cover price $65.00

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Product Description: In 2000, a sixteenth-century manuscript containing a copy of a previously unknown play in Middle Cornish, probably composed in the second half of the fifteenth century, was discovered among papers bequeathed to the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth...read more
By Graham Thomas (editor) and Nicholas Williams (editor)

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9780859898003 | Univ of Exeter Pr, March 1, 2007, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: In 2000, a sixteenth-century manuscript containing a copy of a previously unknown play in Middle Cornish, probably composed in the second half of the fifteenth century, was discovered among papers bequeathed to the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth.

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Product Description: This is the first major study of the use of other languages in medieval and Renaissance English drama. For the period 1400 to 1600 Janette Dillon examines why other languages increasingly invade English plays, and how their significance is illuminated by developments in church and state, in particular the advancing Reformation and expanding English nationalism...read more

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9780521593342 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 1998, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: This is the first major study of the use of other languages in medieval and Renaissance English drama.

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9780521032155 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 2, 2006, cover price $44.99 | About this edition: This is the first major study of the use of other languages in medieval and Renaissance English drama.

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By John A. Alford (editor)

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9780870133794 | Michigan State Univ Pr, May 1, 1995, cover price $37.00

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9780870137730 | Michigan State Univ Pr, September 30, 2005, cover price $24.95

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Product Description: The tradition of direct address has little to do with the frequently touted notion of the "fluidity of the Renaissance stage": the point is not that stage characters can talk to the audience but that they actually do reach out to the playgoers and in so doing import aspects of the audience world to the stage...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780773522732 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, January 1, 2002, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: The tradition of direct address has little to do with the frequently touted notion of the "fluidity of the Renaissance stage": the point is not that stage characters can talk to the audience but that they actually do reach out to the playgoers and in so doing import aspects of the audience world to the stage.

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9781611472059 | Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Pr, November 1, 2001, cover price $80.00
9780838638781 | Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Pr, October 1, 2001, cover price $45.00

By Cameron Louis (editor)

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9780802048493 | Univ of Toronto Pr, October 1, 2000, cover price $188.00

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Product Description: Insults, abuse, oaths, scatological and bawdy language - these form the subject of Lynn Forest-Hill's study on "bad" language in the late Middle Ages. She demonstrates how, in mediaeval mystery plays and morality plays, dramatists used outrageous language with great sophistication and subtlety to create characterizations and define characters' moral status, to reflect on social conditions, to condemn social evils, and to comment upon sensitive cultural, political and religious topics of the 16th century...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780754600862 | Ashgate Pub Ltd, September 1, 2000, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Insults, abuse, oaths, scatological and bawdy language - these form the subject of Lynn Forest-Hill's study on "bad" language in the late Middle Ages.

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Product Description: This comprehensive anthology brings together a diverse collectionof dramatic writing from the late fourteenth century to the onsetof the Renaissance. The volume presents for the first time the keyplays of the period in their entirety, alongside more unusualselections, covering religious narrative, religion and conscience,and politics and morality...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Greg Walker (editor)

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9780631217268 | Blackwell Pub, October 10, 2000, cover price $194.95 | About this edition: This comprehensive anthology brings together a diverse collectionof dramatic writing from the late fourteenth century to the onsetof the Renaissance.

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9780631217275 | Blackwell Pub, October 10, 2000, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: This comprehensive anthology brings together a diverse collection of dramatic writing from the late fourteenth century to the onset of the Renaissance.

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Product Description: Book by Raylor, Timothy (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780820703107 | Duquesne Univ Pr, July 1, 2000, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: Book by Raylor, Timothy

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Product Description: One of the greatest medieval drama cycles in England was mounted annually at Coventry at Corpus Christi until suppressed in 1579, and is of particular importance because it was almost certainly seen by William Shakespeare when he was a boy in nearby Stratford-upon-Avon...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Clifford Davidson (editor) and Pamela M. King (editor)

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9781580440554 | Western Michigan Univ Medieval, January 1, 2000, cover price $89.00 | About this edition: One of the greatest medieval drama cycles in England was mounted annually at Coventry at Corpus Christi until suppressed in 1579, and is of particular importance because it was almost certainly seen by William Shakespeare when he was a boy in nearby Stratford-upon-Avon.

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9781580440561 | Western Michigan Univ Medieval, January 1, 2000, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A new edition of the Coventry plays, comprising the Shearmen and Taylors' and Weavers' plays, which were staged by the town guilds at Corpus Christi.

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Product Description: The York Corpus Christi cycle is the oldest and best-known of the English mystery cycles, and its depth and scope are reflected in the selection of twenty-two pageants offered in this volume. Included are plays on the Creation, the Fall of Man, the Incarnation, Passion, and Resurrection of Christ, and the Last Judgement...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Richard Beadle (editor)

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9780192837103 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 11, 1999, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The York Corpus Christi cycle is the oldest and best-known of the English mystery cycles, and its depth and scope are reflected in the selection of twenty-two pageants offered in this volume.
9780192824370 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 1995, cover price $10.95 | also contains Communication and Swallowing Changes in Healthy Aging Adults
9780198111979 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 1, 1984, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: This volume collects twenty-two of the forty-seven extant pageants that make up York's famous Corpus Christi cycle, including six by the York Realist.

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Product Description: A consciousness of the past has been an essential determinant of community in the city of Chester, England. This awareness and fascination has been bolstered by a strong civic tradition of drama. In particular, the city's Whitsun Plays have been a vehicle for communicating the myth of the city's medieval heritage, helping to reinforce the sense of history that is part of Chester's identity...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780802040961 | Univ of Toronto Pr, December 1, 1998, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: A consciousness of the past has been an essential determinant of community in the city of Chester, England.

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Product Description: A history of English drama incorporating postmodern theories of analysis by examining its subject in terms of "sites of meaning" rather than concentrating on authors or authorial intent. The 26 scholarly essays delve into the physical and social spaces of drama, viewing the English Church as a theatrical space, describing staging in universities, streets and markets, entertainments at court, the conditions of touring, audience response, and the literary production of plays in manuscript...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By John D. Cox (editor) and David Scott Kastan (editor)

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9780231102421 | Columbia Univ Pr, June 1, 1997, cover price $76.00 | About this edition: A history of English drama incorporating postmodern theories of analysis by examining its subject in terms of "sites of meaning" rather than concentrating on authors or authorial intent.

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9780231102438 | Columbia Univ Pr, June 1, 1997, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: For many years the study of pre-seventeenth-century English drama was shaped largely by an understanding that everything written revolved around the individual author, either as part of the tradition that prepared the way for Shakespeare or as part of his legacy.

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Product Description: Located on the Avon which drains into the Severn estuary on the West Coast of England, Bristol was, from its very early days, a trading, manufacturing, and religious centre. Made an independent county in 1373 by Edward III, Bristol maintained a high and prosperous profile throughout the Middle Ages and for much of the Renaissance, being a seaport from which such explorers as John Cabot set out to discover the New World...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Mark C. Pilkinton (editor)

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9780802042217 | Univ of Toronto Pr, June 1, 1997, cover price $154.00 | About this edition: Located on the Avon which drains into the Severn estuary on the West Coast of England, Bristol was, from its very early days, a trading, manufacturing, and religious centre.

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Product Description: Provides a cultural and historical context for medieval popular drama.In Drama and Resistance, Claire Sponsler explores the intertwined histories of bodily subjectivity, commodity culture, and theatricality in late medieval England...read more

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9780816629268 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, May 1, 1997, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Provides a cultural and historical context for medieval popular drama.

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9780816629275 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, May 1, 1997, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Provides a cultural and historical context for medieval popular drama.

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Product Description: Somerset is a large, diverse county in southwest England, bordered by Devon, Dorset, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire, and the Bristol Channel. Before the onset of the Reformation in 1532 Somerset became prosperous as its agriculture, industries, and coastal trade all flourished in the relative cultural stability and coherence that characterized that earlier period...read more
By Robert Joseph Alexander (editor) and James Stokes (editor)

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9780802004598 | Univ of Toronto Pr, November 1, 1996, cover price $200.00 | About this edition: Somerset is a large, diverse county in southwest England, bordered by Devon, Dorset, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire, and the Bristol Channel.

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