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Sword and Cloak Plays

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So Calderon called topical or modern comedies, because the actors wore cloaks and swords (worn by gentlemen of the period) instead of heraldic, antique, or dramatico-historic dresses, worn in tragedy

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Swiss Family Robinson
Swithin (St.)
Switzers
Sword
Sword-makers
Sword Excalibar (The)
Sword of God (The)
Sword of Rome (The)
Sword of the Spirit (The)
¶ Sword (phrases and proverbs)
Sword and Cloak Plays
Swords Prohibited
Sworn Brothers
Sworn at Highgate
Sybarite
Sycamore and Sycomore
Sycophant
Sycorax
Syenite
Syllogism
Sylphs