Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2009

96 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719080968

Bookseller Code (06)


The Trial of Treasure

By anonymous

Peter Happé

Published by Manchester University Press

The Malone Society MUP

  • A facsimile edition from one of only five extant copies of the play
  • Peter Happé is an established editor of Renaissance drama, and has edited Revels volumes before now
  • His introduction is shrewd and informative, looking at the printer of the play and a possible co-authorship with William Wager, a contemporary playwright
  • Although anonymous, the play is rich in stage direction, character and plot, making it a valuable addition to The Malone Society lists

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