so-called mystery plays. by E F L. Gauss

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1968 photocopy from The Open Court, vol.14, 1900.

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The mystery plays, usually representing biblical subjects, developed from plays presented in Latin by churchmen on church premises and depicted such subjects as the Creation, Adam and Eve, the murder of Abel, and the Last Judgment. Setting for the Valenciennes mystery play, miniature by Hubert Cailleau, ; in the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris.

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