Bewnans Meryasek – edited by Ray Chubb

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 […]

THE CAMBORNE PLAY by Myrna Combellack

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: 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 […]