Chester mystery cycle

a reduced facsimile of Huntington Library MS 2

Publisher: University of Leeds, School of English in Leeds

Written in English
Published: Pages: 314 Downloads: 547
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  • Mysteries and miracle-plays, English.,
  • English drama -- To 1500.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementwith an introduction by R.M. Lumiansky and David Mills.
SeriesLeeds texts and monographs / University of Leeds. School of English, Medieval drama facsimiles / University of Leeds. School of English -- 6, Leeds texts and monographs (University of Leeds. School of English), Medieval drama facsimiles (University of Leeds. School of English) -- 6
ContributionsLumiansky, R. M. 1913-, Mills, David, 1938-, Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery
LC ClassificationsPR1261 C54 1980
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, [314] p. :
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21643117M

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