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Mercurius Rusticans
A Critical Edition

Edited By

Ann J. Cotton

ISBN 9780367198657
Published October 12, 2020 by Routledge
594 Pages

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Book Description

Published in 1988: Mercurius Rusticans is one in a long series of academic plays, generally in Latin, but occasionally in English, which were performed at the colleges of Oxford and Cambridge, during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

Table of Contents

    1. Academic Drama in England during the Renaissance  2. Authorship and Date of Mercurius Rusticans  3. The Plot of the Play  4. Mercurius Rusticans A Critical Study of its Rumour  5. Songs in Mercurius Rusticans  6. Vocabulary  7. Syntax  8. Literary Form

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    Collated by Ann J. Cotton.