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The Second Shepherds' Play | Study Guide

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Overview

Author

Anonymous

Year Written

c. 1450

Type

Play

Genre

Comedy, Religion

About the Title

The Second Shepherds' Play is part of a collection of medieval mystery plays known as the Wakefield Cycle. There are two plays featuring shepherds in this collection, of which this is the second.

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