TITLE

THE SEALING OF THE TOMB: N.Town and its Context

AUTHOR(S)
Meredith, Peter
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Medieval English Theatre;2007, Vol. 29, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
A literary criticism is presented of the N-Town Plays and the Wycliffite Bible, particularly the passages in the New Testament regarding what happens to Jesus Christ's body after the Crucifixion. Variations of the events about whether Jesus Christ's tomb was sealed or not are examined and the texts of the Chester and York/Towneley mystery plays are compared.
ACCESSION #
39565709

 

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