Origin of masque
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Masque of the Red Death was the second-to-last Poe film I made.Roger Corman: My Nine Most Memorable Films, From ‘The Trip’ to ‘Battle Beyond the Stars’|Roger Corman|December 16, 2011|DAILY BEAST
V.S. Naipaul's new book, The Masque of Africa, has not been well received by critics.
It is all a masque—a profound masque of the spirit in labour.Iconoclasts|James Huneker
This seems more likely than that the Masque had its origin in the story.
In late years this had been practically a masque or an opera.Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror|Richard Linthicum
His largest attempt—the masque called Cœlum Britannicum—is heavy.A History of English Literature|George Saintsbury
"The Masque of Judgment" has some great work in its final pages—quite as great as anything in Faust.The Letters of Ambrose Bierce|Ambrose Bierce