Gammer Gurton's needle

  • Gammer Gurton's needle
  • Gammer Gvrtons nedle

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Comedies -- England -- 16th century
Plays -- England -- 16th century

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Gammer Gvrtons nedle / by Mr S., Mr of Art ; edited by H. F. B. Brett-Smith Brett-Smith, H. F. B. (Herbert Francis Brett) xv, 79 p. ; 20 cm. Blackwell Oxford: 1920 : The Percy reprints ; no. 2

Note: With facsimile t.-p. of the original ed. published in 1575 under title: A ryght pithy, pleasaunt and merie comedie: intytuled Gammer Gurton's nedle

Note: Formerly ascribed to John Still, Bishop of Bath and Wells, or to John Bridges, Bishop of Oxford; later attributed to William Stevenson, of Christ's College, Cambridge, 1551-1561

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