The Cornish passion poem
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The Cornish passion poem in facsimile by Harry Woodhouse

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Published by Gorseth Kernow in [Cornwall] .
Written in English


  • Jesus Christ -- Passion -- Poetry.,
  • Religious poetry, Cornish -- 15th century.

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Edition Notes

Facsimile copies of the original Cornish with English translation.

StatementHarry Woodhouse (ed.).
The Physical Object
Pagination108 p. :
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19045563M
ISBN 101903668026

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