Poets and Peasants
by Vera Isabel Arlett, H. F. Rubinstein
Short Play, Drama / 5m, 2f
The scene is the cottage of Cornhill of William Langland, the poet and cleric, on June 15th 1381. It is the time of Wat Tyler Rebellion. Unknown to Langland, his wife and daughter have been disposing of his verses and writings to a rascally Pardoner, under threats. The manuscripts have been distributed to the rebel leaders who have used them to inflame the people.
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- Time Period: Medieval (6th-14th c.)
- Features / Contains: Period Costumes