Antichrist and Judgment Day: The Middle French Jour Du Jugement

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Richard Kenneth Emmerson, Martin Stevens, Stephen Wright, Keith Glaeske
Pegasus Press, 1998 - 109 pages
"Translated for the first time into English, the 14th-century French play Jour du Jugement is the most fully-developed account of the career of Antichrist in any dramatic form. This fascinating theatrical extravaganza stages two of the most important events in Christian eschatology: the appearance, deception, and persecution of the Antichrist, and the Last Judgement. The introduction discusses theological backgrounds, literary analogues, and staging issues. Substantial commentary explicates socio-historical allusions and biblical references, suggests performance effects, and describes what is known of accompanying music."

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The Day of Judgment
1
Appendices
89
Bibliography
105
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