R.J.E.Tiddy (1923)


R. J. E. Tiddy (Auth.)
THE Mummers' Play
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1923

*This is one of the standard works on English folk plays, published posthumously. It comprises; a memoir of the author, five chapters on 'the Mummer's play', and the texts of 33 plays from England and Ireland. These are from; Belfast, Camborne, Cornwall, and Cornwall, Bovey Tracey, Devon and North Somerset, Cinderford, Weston sub Edge, Hardwick, Sapperton, Icomb, Longborough and Kempsford, Glos., Burghclere (2 versions), Bursledon and Overton, Hants., Cocking and Ovingdean, Sussex, Waterstock, Shipton-under-Wychwood, Leafield, Cuddesdon and Lower Heyford, Oxon., Badby, Northants., Pillerton, Ilmington, and Great Wolford, Warks., Malvern, Worcs., Heptonstall, Yorks., Bulby and Kirmington, Lincs., and Clayworth, Notts. (2 versions).

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Locations: Belfast, Antrim, Ireland (IJ3474); Camborne, Cornwall (SW6440); Cornwall; Bovey Tracey, Devon (SX8178); North Somerset; Cinderford, Glos. (SO6513); Weston sub Edge, Glos. (SP1240); Hardwick, Glos. (SO7912); Sapperton, Glos. (SO9403); Icomb, Glos. (SP2122); Longborough, Glos. (SP1729); Kempsford, Glos. (SU1596); Burghclere, Hants. (SU4657); Bursledon, Hants. (SU4809); Overton, Hants. (SU5149); Cocking, Sussex (SU8719); Ovingdean, Sussex (TQ3503); Waterstock, Oxon. (SP6305); Shipton-under-Wychwood, Oxon. (SP2717); Leafield, Oxon. (SP3115); Cuddesdon, Oxon. (SP5902); Lower Heyford, Oxon. (SP4824); Badby, Northants. (SP5559); Pillerton, Warks. (SP2948); Ilmington, Warks. (SP2143); Great Wolford, Warks. (SP2434); Malvern, Worcs. (SO7745); Heptonstall, Yorks. (SD9827); Bulby, Lincs. (TF0526); Kirmington, Lincs. (TA1011); Clayworth, Notts. (SK7288)
Years: Publ. 1923
Subjects: Full Texts; Plays; Biography; Mummers
People: Reginald John Elliott Tiddy (Auth.)
Archives: TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00248

* indicates data that has not yet been validated against the original source and/or has yet to be completely indexed.

Last Updated Jan 1989 by Peter Millington.