9780199590360

The York Plays A Critical Edition of the York Corpus Christi Play as recorded in British Library Additional MS 35290, Volume 2

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    9780199590360

  • ISBN10:

    0199590362

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 9/1/2013
  • Publisher: Early English Text Society
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Summary

This is the second volume to complete this definitive scholarly edition of the York Plays . 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. he York Plays, a cycle of religious dramas on Biblical subjects, ranging from the Creation through the life and Passion ofChrist, to the Last Judgement, are one of the great literary and theatrical monuments of the later Middle Ages in English. They were financed by merchants and master craftsmen and their guilds, and expressed not only the essential theological land devotional beliefs of their time, but also the wealth, prestige, and economic vitality of medieval York.

Table of Contents


Commentary
Glossary
Bibliography
Appendices

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