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Published by Manchester University Press, Barnes & Noble in [Manchester, Eng.], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mysteries and miracle-plays, English.,
  • English drama -- To 1500.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. xxxiv-xxxviii.

    StatementEdited by A. C. Cawley.
    SeriesOld and Middle English texts -- 1.
    ContributionsCawley, A. C.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxix, 187 p. :
    Number of Pages187
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14183590M

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The chief exception is in regard to the plays that A. Cawley published in as The Wakefield Pageants in the Towneley Cycle: the Killing of Abel and the five plays written entirely in a particular ‘bob and wheel’ stanza form, namely, Noah, the two Shepherds plays, Herod the Great, and the Buffeting — all attributed to a single.

The Wakefield Pageants in the Towneley Cycle (Old & Middle English Texts) at - ISBN - ISBN - Manchester University Press - - 4/5(4). Since early in this century it has been claimed, with varying degrees of certainty, as the original home and place of performance of this cycle of pageants (76, p.

xxxv; 75, p. xxviii). As the York play was to York, so, it was said, the Towneley cycle was to Wakefield. The name 'Wakefield Master' was hence created as a convenient reference name Cited by: 3.

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Wakefield plays, also called Towneley plays, a cycle of 32 scriptural plays, or mystery plays, of the early 15th century, which were performed during the European Middle Ages at Wakefield, a town in the north of England, as part of the summertime religious festival of Corpus text of the plays has been preserved in the Towneley Manuscript (so called after a family that.

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Description: The Wakefield or Towneley Mystery Plays are a series of thirty-two mystery plays based on the Bible most likely performed around Corpus Christi day in (again, most likely) the town of Wakefield, England during the late Middle Ages until It is one of only four surviving English mystery play unique manuscript, now.

The Towneley (Wakefield) Corpus Christi cycle refers to 32 pageants/plays which individually tell the story of the cycle of creation to the crucifixion. The works were almost always performed on the Feast of Corpus Christi, a sacred day occuring sixty days after Easter.

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and trans. Martial Rose. The Wakefield Mystery Plays. New York: Norton, The Towneley Cycle: A Facsimile of Huntington MS HM 1, With an Introduction by A. Cawley and Martin Stevens. San Marino: The Huntington Library, Ed. While pageants had been relatively late to take over the West Riding of Yorkshire, they became major events.

The Pageant of Wakefield and the West Riding was the third major civic pageant in the county, after Leeds in and Bradford in Wakefield had watched the last with interest and had corresponded with pageant organisers in Barking, Manchester and Liverpool.

The Wakefield or Towneley Mystery Plays are a series of thirty-two mystery plays based on the Bible most likely performed around the Feast of Corpus Christi probably in the town of Wakefield, England during the late Middle Ages until It is one of only four surviving English mystery play cycles.

Some scholars argue that the Wakefield cycle is not a cycle at all, but a mid. Cawley, The Wakefield Pageants in the Towneley Cycle, Prima Pastorum 60–3; Cawley, Everyman and Medieval Miracle Plays, Secunda Pastorum 15–18, 37– Google Scholar : Christine Richardson, Jackie Johnston.

Wakefield residents with the Lancashire Towneley family are tenuous. 8 In it was sold by auction at the six-day sale of John Towneley's library and described by Francis Douce in the sale catalogue as follows: A Collection of English Mysteries or Theatrical Pageants.

A volume, very fairly written upon vellum, in the reign of Henry VI. The York pageants are known to have been performed as a unified cycle in the form in which they survive; by contrast, while it is certain that there was a Corpus Christi sequence of plays performed at Wakefield in the sixteenth century, it is not certain that the Towneley manuscript preserves that same Wakefield : Elisabeth Dutton.

The Wakefield Pageants in the Towneley Cycle. Old and Middle English Texts Series Geoffrey (A. Cawley, Ed.) Published by J. Dent, London () ISBN 10 Cloth.

Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Good copy of the book containing "the moral play Everyman and a representative collection of medieval biblical pageants.". The Wakefield Master is a mysterious figure, and the high literary value of his work has enticed many scholars into speculating about who he may have been.

The Second Shepherds' Play (also known as The Second Shepherds' Pageant) is a famous medieval mystery play which is contained in the manuscript HM1, the unique manuscript of the Wakefield plays are also referred to as the Towneley Plays, on account of the manuscript residing at Towneley Hall.

The plays within the manuscript roughly follow the Original language: Middle English. The Towneley Cycle of the Mystery Plays, or, The Wakefield Cycle by Anon,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. By using our website you agree /5(7). Free Online Library: The Wakefield Noah, lines by "Papers on Language & Literature"; Literature, writing, book reviews Languages and linguistics Drama Appreciation Plays Prayer Prayers.

Printer Friendly. 24, articles and books. The Wakefield Pageants in the Towneley Cycle, ed. Cawley (Manchester, ), p. Book Reviews The Concordance lists a total of 3 word forms whose total incidence registered in the main body of the volume comes to 21 entries.

It is based entirely on the excellent edition by A.C. Cawley, The Wakefield Pageants in the Towneley Cycle (The University of Manchester Press, Man-chester, ). The editors, who subscribe. The Towneley plays have often been referred to as the Wakefield Cycle, and asserted to have been performed by guilds in the town of Wakefield in the West Riding of Yorkshire, yet evidence for th is identification has largely b een discredited, along with the collection’s status as a cohere nt cycle of plays for sequenti al production.

The Wakefield or Towneley Mystery Plays are a series of thirty-two mystery play s based on the Bible most likely performed around Corpus Christi day in (again, most likely) the town of Wakefield, England during the late Middle Ages until It is one of only four surviving English mystery play cycles.

The unique manuscript, now housed at the Huntington Library, San. Wakefield Mystery Plays Explained. The Wakefield or Towneley Mystery Plays are a series of thirty-two mystery plays based on the Bible most likely performed around the Feast of Corpus Christi probably in the town of Wakefield, England during the late Middle Ages until It is one of only four surviving English mystery play cycles.

Some scholars argue that the Wakefield. Among the topics covered in this volume are the Wakefield Master, the Towneley plays, the York plays, and the Wakefield pageants.

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Full text of "Study of the Middle English Wakefield Cycle plays" See other formats. The Wakefield Pageants in the Towneley Cycle. Manchester: Manchester University Press, (contains only plays attributed to the Wakefield Master) Deimling, H.

and J.B. Matthews, eds. Towneley [T] England, George, ed. The Towneley Plays for the plays attributed to the pdf Master': Cawley, Pdf. C, ed. The Wakefield Pageants in the Towneley Cycle York [Y] Beadle, Richard, ed. The York Plays Unless otherwise stated, the Latin liturgical offices and plays are cited from: Young, Karl The Drama of the Medieval Church Xlll.Ed., A Complete Concordance to the Wakefield Pageants in the Towneley Cycle.

University Microfilms, Ed., A Concordance to Four Moral Plays: “The Castle of Perseverance,” “Wisdom,” “Mankind,” and “Everyman.”.Table of contents for The Downside Review, 78,