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The Witch of Edmonton: By William Rowley, Thomas Dekker and John Ford (Revels Student Editions) Edited by Peter Corbin

The Witch of Edmonton: By William Rowley, Thomas Dekker and John Ford (Revels Student Editions)
by Edited by Peter Corbin

This edition of the multi-authored text The Witch of Edmonton offers a thorough reconsideration of the text, comprehensive notes and glossary, together with a complete transcription of the original pamphlet by Henry Goodcole.
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The Witch of Edmonton: By William Rowley, Thomas Dekker and John Ford Summary


The Witch of Edmonton has received considerable attention recently both from scholars and critics interested in witchcraft practices and also from the directors in the theatre. The play, based on a sensational witchcraft trial of 1621, presents Mother Sawyer and her local community in the grip of a witch-mania reflecting popular belief and superstition of the time. This edition offers a thorough reconsideration of the text with a complete transcription of the original pamphlet by Henry Goodcole. This edition will be of particular interest not only to students of Renaissance Drama but also of the cultural history of the seventeenth century.. Open University adopted text (for their new Renaissance Drama module). -- .

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Sku
GOR001424643
Title
The Witch of Edmonton: By William Rowley, Thomas Dekker and John Ford (Revels Student Editions)
Author
Condition
Very Good
Binding type
Paperback
Publisher
Manchester University Press
Year published
Number of pages
160
ISBN 10
0719052475
ISBN 13
9780719052477
Prizes
N/A
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