A Rosary Of Mystery Plays; Fifteen Plays Selected From The York Cycle Of Mysteries Performed By The…

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1915 Excerpt: ...unyielding. Pilate. Now ye are the most afraid that ever I found, Fie on your faint hearts in fear, Stir thee, no longer thou stand Thou Beadle, this command thou bear Through this town; The strongest men to defend And the strongest standards to hold, Hither blithely bid them be borne. 19. Beadle. My sovereign full soon shall be served as you say, I shall bring to these banners right big men and strong, A quantity of staves in this country I know That great are and stern, to the men I will go. Goes to two soldiers Say ye lads both lusty and long, Ye must pass to sir Pilate a pace. 1st Soldier. If we work not his will it were wrong, We are ready to run in a race, and go quickly. Beadle. Then tarry not, but step in a trace 40 And follow me fast to his face. 2nd Soldier. Do you lead us, we like well this game. The Beadle returns with them to Pilate 20. Beadle. Lord, here are the biggest men that live in this burgh. Most stately and strange if with strength they be (re)strained. Leave me, sir, I lie not, to look this land through They are the mightiest men with manhood demened.41 Pilate. Watch thou well or else thou hast wenyd.42 Beadle. Sir, I watch well, without more words. Caiphas. In thy tale be not tainted nor grieved. Beadle. Well! nay sir, why should I be so? Pilate. Well then, 40 trace, path, way. 41 demened, guided. 42 wenyd, doubted. We shall prove ere they try us farther To what game they begin for to go, Sir Caiphas, declare them ye can. 21. Caiphas. Ye lusty lads, now list to my charge, Shape you that these shafts that so brightly here shine, If you bairns bow the breadth of a hair Plainly ye will be put to perpetual pain. 1st Soldier. I shall hold this as even as a line. Annas. Whoso shakes, with shame he will be disgraced. 2nd Soldier. I certain,...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1915 Excerpt: ...unyielding. Pilate. Now ye are the most afraid that ever I found, Fie on your faint hearts in fear, Stir thee, no longer thou st...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:38 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.08 inPublished:May 15, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217433464

ISBN - 13:9780217433464

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