TITLE

'On yestern day, in Feverere, the yere passeth fully': On the Dating and Prosopography of Mankind

AUTHOR(S)
Geck, John A.
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Early Theatre;2009, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author analyzes critical studies made on the play "Mankind," during the late English medieval period. The first study was done by Walter K. Smart in his 1916 article "Some Notes On Mankind" which studied the ten men in the play who might have been known to the audience at the time. The second study was John Marshall's "O Ye Souerns That Sytt and Ye Brothern That Stonde Ryght Wppe," which studied the historical context of the play.
ACCESSION #
47256726

 

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