Publisher: Agan Tavas This fabulously interesting transliteration of the original 1504 version of the miracle play, Bewnans Meryasek or the Camborne Play, is of great interest to Cornish language speakers and also to those with no Cornish because it a bilingual edition with a literal English translation. It contains 12 illustrations taken, with permission, from […]
PUBLISHER: Agan Tavas An extract from the Miracle Play the Life of Meryasek, put into Unified by Morton-Nance with a literal English translation. Recently reprinted as a facsimile with a new attractive cover. UC 1 901409 05 8 £1.75
PUBLISHER: Dyllansow Truran A verse translation into English of the only surviving British Saint’s play Bewnans Meriasek. This translation was made primarily for acting. The book is colour coded in order to divide the play into its various parts. A great opportunity for non Cornish speakers to become familiar with this lively and historical work. […]
PUBLISHER: The Cornish Language Board Two years later the Cornish Language Board published the third play in the same format as the second. UC £4.50 Edwin Norris’s edition of the original text may be accessed here.
PUBLISHER: Agan Tavas With the permission of the Cornish Language Board, this is the second edition of the book in Unified Cornish with an English translation. Graham Sandercock did a great amount of work on the first edition and there is further editing in this edition by Ray Chubb. It has been kept in the […]
PUBLISHER: Agan Tavas It has taken 17 years but at last the task of publishing all three parts of the Ordinalia in Unified Cornish has been completed. Fittingly, for the first play in the series, Origo Mundi has an excellent preface by Jane French who as Jane Bakere was the author of “The Cornish Ordinalia: […]
PUBLISHER: Dyllansow Truran Creation of the World is a Cornish Drama written by William Jordon (1611) but almost certainly transcribed from a much earlier manuscript. This version was put into the standard Unified spelling by Morton–Nance and A.S.D. Smith and edited by E.G. Retallack–Hooper. The Cornish has an English translation over leaf. UC 0907566367 £2.45 […]