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mummers' play

Edited by Dinah Birch

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

Seventh edition

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780192806871
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191735066
mummers' play

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A folk play evolved from the *sword-dance, widespread through England, Scotland, Ireland, and Wales. The play, in its

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Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish)

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