Ludus CoventriŠ: A collection of mysteries, formerly represented at Coventry on the feast of Corpus Christi (Google eBook)

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James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps
Printed for the Shakespeare society, 1841 - Drama - 434 pages
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Page 126 - Magnificat anima mea Dominum: Et exultavit spiritus meus in Deo salutari meo.
Page ix - Before the suppression of the monasteries, this city was very famous for the pageants, that were played therein, upon Corpus-Christi day; which, occasioning very great confluence of people thither, from far and near, was of no small benefit thereto ; which pageants being acted with mighty state and reverence by the...
Page x - I have been told by some old people, who in their younger years were eyewitnesses of these pageants so acted, that the yearly confluence of people to see that shew was extraordinary great, and yielded no small advantage to this city.
Page 126 - Et exultavit spiritus meus in Deo salutari meo. Quia respexit humilitatem ancillae suae; ecce enim ex hoc beatam me dicent omnes generationes Quia fecit mihi magna qui potens est, et sanctum nomen ejus.
Page 83 - Daminus erat in nobis, dicat nunc Israel: nisi quia Dominus erat in nobis. The sexte is confidens in Goddys strenght alon, ffor of alle grace from hym comyth the strem : They that trust in God, as the mownt Syon, He xal not be steryd endles, that dwellyth in Jherusalem.
Page iii - RT. HON. LORD BRAYBROOKE, FSA RT. HON. LORD F. EGERTON, MP RT. HON. THE EARL OF GLENGALL. RT. HON. LORD LEIGH. AMYOT, THOMAS, ESQ., FRS, TREAS. SA AYRTON, WILLIAM, ESQ.. FRS, FSA BRUCE, JOHN, ESQ., FSA CAMPBELL, THOMAS, ESQ. COLLIER, J. PAYNE, ESQ., FSA, DIRECTOR.
Page ii - COUNCIL THE SHAKESPEARE SOCIETY. THE MOST NOBLE THE MARQUESS OF NORMANBY. RT. HON. LORD BRAYBROOKE, FSA RT. HON. LORD F. EGERTON, MP RT. HON. THE EARL OF GLENGALL. RT. HON.
Page 414 - By by lully lullay, th'ow littell tyne child, By by lully lullay. O sisters too, how may we do For to preserve this day This pore yongling, for whom we do singe, By by lully lullay?
Page 106 - The aungel, Lord, thou made so gloryous, Whos synne hath mad hym a devyl in helle, He mevyd man to be so contraryous, Man repentyd, and he in his obstynacye doth dwelle. Hese...
Page 50 - I thank the, Lord, with hert ful fre, ffor this fayr frute thou hast me sent. Now, gracyous God, wher so he be, To save my sone evyr more be bent.