I. "Morality Play"
Humphrey, Matthew, "Foul Play", The Underworld of Barry Unsworth
[an interview], The San Francisco Review of Books, January/February,
Kemp, Peter, Turning a Crisis into a Drama , The Sunday Times, August
Lambert, Angela, Morality Play by Barry Unsworth, a review, The Sunday
Telegraph, September 3rd, 1995.
Mantel, Hilary, Wondering Why People Sometimes Do Good, The Literary
Review, London October 1st, 1995.
Mortimer, John, A Theatrical Murder Mystery, Morality Play, The Mail
on Sunday, September 3rd, 1995.
Myerson, Julie, Ancient art of true crime, Independent On Sunday, September
O´Donoghue, Bernard, Barry Unsworth, Morality Play, a review,
TLS, September 8th, 1995.
Simon, Linda, Enacting the play of life and sin in medieval England,
Boston Globe, October 29th, 1995.
Stanford, Peter, Acting suspiciously, New Statesman & Society, September
Wollaston, Nicholas, Morality Play, a review, The Observer , September
The Black Death
Blockmans, W.P. "The Social and Economic Effects of Plague in the
Low Countries: 1349-1500," Revue Belge de Philologie et d´Histoire,
vol. 58, #4, 1980, pp. 833-863.
Groome, Norman. "The Black Death in the Hundred of Higham Terrers,"
Northhamptonshire Past and Present, vol. 6, 1982/83, pp.309-311.
O´Dell, Ivan J. Bedfordshire Clergy and the Black Death, Bedfordshire
Magazine, Autumn 1981, pp. 54-58.
The Plague Reconsidered. A New Look at its Origins and Effects in 16th
and 17th Century England. Derbyshire, England: Local Population Studies,
S.S.R.C. Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure.
Roberts, A. "Plague in England," History Today, April 1980,
Ziegler, P, "The Black Death," Horizon, Summer 1976, p. 94
The Historical Background
Brown, R.A., English Medieval Castles, London, 1854.
Ferguson, A. B., The Indian Summer of English Chivalry, Durham, N.C.,
Keen, M.H., England in the Later Middle Ages , London 1973.
A.R. Myers, England in the Late Middle Ages, (Pelican History of England,
Eighth edition, 1981).
Smith, H. Maynard., Pre-Reformation England, London, 1938.
The Historical Novel
Fleishman, Avron, "The English Historical Novel: Walter Scott to
Virginia Woolf", Baltimore and London, John Hopkins University
Green, Peter, "Aspects of the Historical Novel", Essays by
Divers Hands , Proceedings of The Royal Society of Literature, New Series,
21 (1962) p.54.