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Gammer Gurton"s needle

Colin Clements

Gammer Gurton"s needle

a modern adaptation of the famous old comedy

by Colin Clements

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Published by S. French; [etc., etc.] in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesGammer Gurton"s needle.
Statementby Colin Campbell Clements.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR2411.G2 A2 1922
The Physical Object
Pagination62 p.
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6644012M
LC Control Number22009769
OCLC/WorldCa3491732

Book Overview A farce based on a classic sixteenth-century English comedy wherein Diccon, the village troublemaker, sets neighbor against neighbor when Gammer Gurton loses her sewing needle Edition Details. Gammer Gurton's Needle is the title of an anonymous rustic and poetic drama that was written, allegedly, in , and performed at Christ's College, Cambridge, in or It is a comedy in which a lost needle plays the major part. Its full title is A Ryght Pithy, Pleasaunt and Merie Comedie: Intytuled Gammer Gurtons Nedl.

GAMMER GURTON'S NEEDLE GRACE HUMPHREY New York City "A Ryght Pithy, Pleasaunt and merie Comedie: Intytuled Gammer gurtons Nedle. Made by Mr. S. Mr. of Art." So reads the title-page of the earliest extant edition of this first English comedy, dated I And during all the years since it has remained a play to be read, not acted. For there is no. Commodity and Commonwealth in Gammer Gurton's Needle. CURTIS PERRY. Though Gammer Gurton's Needle () is frequently anthologized and routinely taught in surveys of nonShakespearean drama, it has received comparatively little critical attention.1 The reasons for this neglect are not difficult to intuit: the play is ostentatiously trivial at the level of plot (a .

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Gammer Gurtons Nedle: Played on Stage, not longe ago in Christes Colledge in Cambridge. Made by Mr. of Art. God Save the Queene. The Names of the Speakers in this Comedy: INTRODUCTION to the PLAY Gammer Gurton.

Gammer Gurtons needle book Gurton's Needle is considered to be the Hodge, Gammer Gurton's Servant. second-earliest proper English comedy extant. GammerFile Size: 1MB.

INTRODUCTION. In Isaac Reed attributed Gammer Gurton's Needle to a Dr. John Still, who, inwas raised to the see of Bath and Wells. His reasons for doing this are, on examination, found to be somewhat inconclusive. It seems that he discovered in the accounts of Christ's College an entry referring to a play acted at Christmas, (notas he states).

Other articles where Gammer Gurton’s Needle is discussed: English literature: Theatres in London and the provinces: Doister () and the anonymous Gammer Gurton’s Needle (), in which academic pastiche is overlaid with country game; and what the popular tradition did for tragedy is indicated in Thomas Preston’s Cambises, King of Persia (c.

), a blood. Context: Gammer Gurton's Needle, which dates from aboutis one of the first regular English comedies. In five acts, it follows the classic Latin. Gammer Gurton's Needle (HTML at Virginia); Gamut, by Music Theory Society of the Mid-Atlantic (full serial archives); A Gandhi Anthology, by Mahatma Gandhi, ed.

by Valaji Govindaji Desai. volume I: HTML at ; volume II: HTML at ; Gandhi: The Meaning of Mahatma for the Millennium (Indian philosophical studies V; Washington: Council for Research.

OCLC Number: Notes: For a long time attributed to Dr. John Still, bishop of Bath and Wells, or to Dr. John Bridges, bishop of Oxford. Latterly, however, a strong case has been put forword in favor of William Stevenson, a fellow of Christ's College, probably from to.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Issued in in series: The Tudor facsimile texts. "TFT " Original ed. published in under title: A ryght pithy, pleasaunt anp [i.e. and] merie comedie: intytuled Gammer Gurton's nedle.

Gammer Gurton's Needle book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. New Mermaids are modern spelling, fully-annotated editions of /5. About Gammer Gurton's Needle.

Published in and acted at Christ's College, Cambridge, probably as early as King Edward VI's reign, the drama of Grandma Gurton and her lost sewing needle, which is finally retrieved from the bottom of her servant Hodge's breeches, is an outstanding example of mid-Tudor comedy.

Gammer Gurton's Needle by John S. Farmer. Paperback $ Ship This Item — Qualifies for Free Shipping Buy Online, Pick up in Store is currently unavailable, but this item may be available for in-store purchase. Publish your book with B&N.

Learn :   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Gammer Gurton's Needle by Bridges, Stevenson, Still, and Farmer. Hodge guesses the awful truth; Gammer Gurton's needle is missing.

Apparently Gammer was out by the post sewing Hodge's breeches when she spied Gyb the cat drinking the milk from the pan. She tossed the breeches aside and chased the cat away.

Since then they have been searching for the needle. : Gammer comes out, upset over her needle's loss. Published in and acted at Christ's College, Cambridge, probably as early as King Edward V's reign, the drama of Grandma Gurton and her lost sewing needle, which is finally retrieved from the bottom of her servant Hodge's breeches, is an outstanding example of Brand: Bloomsbury Academic.

The Ridiculous Story of Gammer Gurton's Needle begins with Gammer Gurton losing her sewing needle and accusing Dame Chat of stealing it, and all hell breaking loose. The Ridiculous Story of Gammer Gurton's Needle, illustrated by Charlotte Voake, adapted from the 16th C.

English comedy by David Lloyd. stated first edition, first printing. Editions for Gammer Gurton's Needle: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published Cited by: 4.

Gammer Gurton's Needle J. ROBINSON Gammer of drama Gurton, (ca. the Widow ), Twanky and her of well-organized the Christ's College yet volatile school of drama (ca. ), and her well-organized yet volatile play hold more in store for the attentive student than at first sight seems probable.

Gammer Gurton's needle. Item Preview HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). Original title: A ryght pithy, pleasaunt anp [i.e.

and] merie Comedie: Intytuled Gammer Gurtons nedle; played on stage, not Pages: Gammer Gurton's Needle Mr. of Art.

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and eventual discovery of a sewing needle - even if, like myself, you're a huge Samuel Beckett fan. 1. What’s the plot of Gammer Gurton’s Needle?Try to resist using another person’s summary. Use your own words to decide what’s important.

a. Gammer Gurton has lost her needle and Diccon the Bedlam, who has been loafing about the cottage, accuses a neighbor, Dame Chat of stealing it. Soon, everyone is entangled in the drama.

The original trouble is lost sight of in the revival .Full text of "Gammer Gurton's Needle" See other formats STOP Early Journal Content on JSTOR, Free to Anyone in the World This article is one of nearlyscholarly works digitized and made freely available to everyone in the world byJSTOR.

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