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 The Battel of Alcazar, fought in Barbarie between Sebastian king of Portugall and Abdelmelec king of Marocco. With the death of Captain Stukeley
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The Battle of Alcazar

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George Peele

Date: 1594

Original Language: English

Description

The Battle of Alcazar in Barbary was probably first performed in 1588 or 1589, although it was not published until 1594 following a revival by the Admiral’s Men. This printed version is thought to be shorter than the staged production, which may have had more detailed instructions, especially for the ‘dumb show’ segments (which are mimed). Attribution to Ge…

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Mohammed Taleb Saeed Al-Olaqi, Fahd , “ The Battel of Alcazar, fought in Barbarie between Sebastian king of Portugall and Abdelmelec king of Marocco. With the death of Captain Stukeley”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_26125>
First published online: 2015



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