Bibliography of Nottinghamshire Folk Plays & Related Customs

F.Douce Collection (1788, Grose)

Source:
Capt. Grose (Intermediary)
[No heading - folk play from Cheshire]
F.Douce Collection, *d.44, pp.1-7

The text of a play (73 lines) from Cheshire, performed in 1788. The cast comprises Soldier/Slasher, St. George, Doctor, Prince of Saladine/Black Morrocco King and Blackamoor. Macclesfield, Ches., is the only place mentioned in the text.

Index Terms:
Locations: Ches.; Macclesfield, Ches. (SJ9173)
Years: Perf. 1788
Subjects: Full Text; Play; Soldier; Slasher; St. George; Doctor; Prince of Saladine; Black Morrocco King; Blackamoor
People: Francis Douce (Col.)
Archives: Ref.: TD00284; D.Broomhead (1982)

Indexed by Peter Millington. Last updated Mar.1983

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