Master Mummers - The Arts: the English Mummers\' Plays (C.Lewsen (1971))

C.Lewsen (1971)


Source:

Charles Lewsen (Auth.)
The Arts: The English Mummers' Plays
*Financial Times, 24th Dec.1971

A long generalised article about the mummers' play, containing several, usually unlocated quotes from plays. The description seems to rely on E.K.Chambers (1933) and A.Brody (1971). The article contains three of Alison Helm's drawings - from Meir, Staffs, Stockport, Ches. and Cornwall. Other plays specifically referred to are Swords, Dublin, Bassingham, Lincs. and Ampleforth, Yorks.

Index Terms:

Locations: Meir, Staffs. (SJ9342); Stockport, Ches. (SJ8990); Cornwall; Swords, Dublin, Ireland (IO1847); Bassingham, Lincs. (SK9059); Ampleforth, Yorks. (SE5878)
Years: Publ. 1971
Subjects: Text Fragments; Drawings; Plays; St. George; Tom Fool; Doctor; King George; Chambers,E.K. (1933); Brody,A. (1971)
Archives: TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00286

* indicates data that has not yet been validated against the original source and/or has yet to be completely indexed.


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