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I pray you all give your audience
Everyman, a morality play — couplets
Title(s): Everyman
Subjects: morality plays
Versification: — two-line — aa



Print Witnesses:
1.Source: STC 10604. Everyman, Pynson, [c. 1515]
Editions:
Greg, Walter Wilson. Everyman. Materialien zur Kunde des älteren englischen Dramas 4 (1904, ed. STC 10606), 24 (1909, ed. STC 10606.5), 28 (1910, ed. STC 10604 and STC 10604.5) Louvain: Uystpruyst, 1904.
2.Source: STC 10604.5. Everymen, Pynson, [1526-28?] (STC 10604.5, formerly 10603)
Facsimiles:
Farmer, John Stephen, ed. Everyman. Tudor Facsimile Texts. London, 1912; Pynson 1510 (STC10604.5).
Editions:
Greg, Walter Wilson. Everyman. Materialien zur Kunde des älteren englischen Dramas 4 (1904, ed. STC 10606), 24 (1909, ed. STC 10606.5), 28 (1910, ed. STC 10604 and STC 10604.5) Louvain: Uystpruyst, 1904.
3.Source: STC 10606. A Treatyse how þe Hye Fader of Heuen Sendeth Dethe to Somon Euery Creature [Everyman], J. Skot, [1528?] , sigs. A.2-C.4
First Lines:
I Pray you all gyue your audyence
And here this mater with reuerence…
Last Lines:
…Unto whiche place god brynge vs all thyder
That we may lyue body and soule togyder
Therto helpe the trynyte
Amen saye ye for saynt charyte
Note: Huntington Library copy, RB 14195.
Attributed Title: here begynneth a treatyse how þe hye fader of heuen sendeth to somon euery creature to come and gyue a counte of theyr lyues in this worlde and is in maner of a morall playe (sig. A.1); Thus endeth this morall playe of euery man (sig. C.4v)
Facsimiles:
Farmer, John Stephen, ed. Everyman. Tudor Facsimile Texts. London, 1912; Pynson 1510 (STC10604.5).
Editions:
Hawkins, Sir Thomas. The Origin of the English Drama. 3 vols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1773: 1.
Goedecke, Karl, ed. Every-man, Homulus und Hekastus. Hanover: Rümpler, 1865: 134-200 (side-by-side with the Dutch ‘Jedweder’, 135-201).
Hazlitt, William Carew, ed. Select Collection of Old English Plays. 15 vols. 4th ed. London: Reeves and Turner, 1874, 1877; orig. ed. Robert Dodsley : 1.93-142 (reprint of Hawkins).
Greg, Walter Wilson. Everyman. Materialien zur Kunde des älteren englischen Dramas 4 (1904, ed. STC 10606), 24 (1909, ed. STC 10606.5), 28 (1910, ed. STC 10604 and STC 10604.5) Louvain: Uystpruyst, 1904.
Gray, Douglas. The Oxford Book of Late Medieval Verse and Prose. Oxford: Clarendon, 1985: 332-55, and in numerous other editions, for which see Mill and Lindenbaum (1975), 1613-14.
4.Source: STC 10606.5. A Treatyse how þe Hye Fader of Heuen Sendeth Dethe to Somon Euery Creature [Everyman], [J. Skot, 1535?] (STC 10606.5, formerly 10605)
Editions:
Greg, Walter Wilson. Everyman. Materialien zur Kunde des älteren englischen Dramas 4 (1904, ed. STC 10606), 24 (1909, ed. STC 10606.5), 28 (1910, ed. STC 10604 and STC 10604.5) Louvain: Uystpruyst, 1904.