Martin W Walsh
Ton J Broos, Clifford Davidson and Martin W WalshFaced with death's certainty-and the uncertainty of the time of its coming, particularly in a historical period of widespread plague and other afflictions, what is one to do? Everyman speaks to this dilemma.This facing page translation of this Continental play will be useful to all students of theater.
Ton J Broos, Clifford Davidson and Martin W WalshA prose condensation in English of the Middle Dutch play this is an important example of the literature that was imported from Holland in the early part of the 16th century. An analogue of the Faustus story, it is also a window on the obsession in its own time with the occult.
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Mary of Nemmegen - The ca. 1518 Translation and the Middle Dutch Analogue, Mariken van Nieumeghen
Everyman and Its Dutch Original, Elckerlijc