Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 January 2018

120 Pages

9.4 x 7.8 inches

ISBN: 9781526113924

Bookseller Code (06)

The Twice-Chang'd Friar

Edited by Siobhan Keenan

Published by Manchester University Press

The Malone Society MUP

  • The first ever printed edition of The Twice Chang>'d Friar
  • The play only survives in one known manuscript copy
  • A rare example of amateur drama from the English Renaissance
  • The play adapts a story from Boccaccio>'s Decameron, providing new evidence of the influence of Italian literature on English Renaissance Drama
  • Highlights fresh evidence that at least some amateur Renaissance playwrights wrote with performance in mind

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