Five Pre-Shakespearean Comedies (Early Tudor Period)
This volume of transitional comedies contains our first known secular play, Fulgens and Lucrece, by Henry Medwall; John Heywood's merry farce, The Four PP; Nicholas Udall's rollicking Ralph Roister Doister; George Gascoigne's Supposes, the first English prose comedy; and the hearty rustic play, Gammer Gurton's Needle.
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The Cambridge Companion to English Literature, 1500-1600
Arthur F. Kinney
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