The Mary Play
From the N. town Manuscript
Edited by Peter Meredith
Peter Meredith is Professor of Medieval Drama in the School of English at the University of Leeds. He is currently President of the Société Internationale pour l'Etude du Théâtre Médiévale, a co-editor of Medieval English Theatre and a member of the Executive Board of the Toronto-based research project Records of Early English Drama.
Preface Introduction The Manuscript Language and Place Metre, Language and Style 9 Dramatic and Social Contexts Teaching The Treatment of Sources Staging Bibliography Editorial procedures The Mary Play Notes Appendices Glossary List of proper names and dramatis personae List of Latin words, phrases, etc. in text and stage directions
Peter Meredith argues for the existence of a separate Mary Play within the N-town cycle and presents it here together with extensive and valuable commentary.
Medium Ævum, vol. LXVII
Size: 2300 x 152 mm
Publication: April 1, 1997
Series: Exeter Medieval Texts and Studies