Overview

Stanzaic Life of Christ


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

A 14th cent. compilation in 10,840 lines of English quatrains, drawn from the Polychronicon of Higden and the Legend Aurea of Jacobus de Voragine (see golden legend). It was written by a monk of St Werburgh's, Chester, and it was an influence on the Chester mystery plays.

Subjects: Literature.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.