Dramatic texts and records of Britain : a chronological by Ian Lancashire

By Ian Lancashire

In 1800 entries this priceless reference paintings covers texts and files of dramatic task for approximately four hundred websites in Britain from Roman instances to 1558. Grouped in sections - texts indexed chronologically; documents of britain, Wales, Scotland, eire, and different, categorised by way of county, website, and date; and uncertain texts and files - the entries summarize the contents of every checklist and provides bibliographic info. Professor Lancashire offers a accomplished survey of virtually all kinds of literary and historic list, rfile, and paintings: civic, church, guild, monastic, and royal court docket mins and fiscal money owed; nationwide documents - Chancery, Parliament, Privy Council, Exchequer; royal proclamations; wills; neighborhood courtroom rolls; jest-books, poems, prose treatises, sermons; archaeological continues to be, artifacts, illustrations. He brings jointly works in numerous in most cases unrelated fields: Roman theatre in Britain; medieval drama as such, together with the Corpus Christi play and the ethical play; courtroom revels of the Tudors, and in their predecessors in England and Scotland; and eventually Latin and Greek drama as performed in Oxford and Cambridge faculties. An advent outlines the historical past of early drama in Britain. Appendixes comprise indexes of approximately 335 cities or buyers with vacationing avid gamers, whole with tough itineraries; approximately one hundred eighty playwrights; and approximately 320 taking part in locations and structures. There are illustrations, 4 maps, and a wide normal topic and identify index.

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Comp Peter Beal. 1980. 33 xlv Bibliographical Abbreviations Bellenden The Chronicles of Scotland Compiled by Hector Boece. Trans John Bellenden (1531). Ed Edith C. W. Husbands. Vol II. STS 3rd ser, 15. 1941. 34 Benbow W. Wager. The Longer Thou Livest and Enough Is as Good as a Feast. Ed R. Mark Benbow. Regents Renaissance Drama Series. 1967. 35 Bentham James Bentham. The History and Antiquities of the Conventual & Cathedral Church of Ely. 2nd edn 1812. William Stevenson. A Supplement. 1817. E. Bernard, Jr.

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1902. 183 ISSMT International Society for the Study of Medieval Theatre. 184 Issues Issues of the Exchequer; Being a Collection of Payments Made out of his Majesty's Revenue from King Henry 111. to King Henry VI. Inclusive. Ed Frederick Devon. 1837. 185 Jack R. Ian Jack. Medieval Wales. The Sources of History: Studies in the Uses of Historical Evidence. 1972. 186 James Montague Rhodes James. The Ancient Libraries of Canterbury and Dover. 1903. 187 JBAA The Journal of the British Archaeological Association.

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