DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1576 Wapull, George The Tide Tarrieth No Man

Reference Information

DEEP #: 101
Greg #: 70a
STC/Wing #: 25018
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Adult Professional (?)
Genre (Annals): Moral
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 28
Black Letter: Yes
Date of First Publication: 1576
Date of First Production: 1576
Company of First Production: Unknown
Company Attribution: n/a
Total Editions: 1 quarto

Title-Page Features

Title: THE Tyde taryeth no Man. A MOSTE PLEAsant and merry commody, right pythie and full of delight.
Author: Compiled by George Wapull.
Performance: [in single column] Fowre persons may easily play it. | 1. The Prologue, Hurtfull help, the Tenaunt, Faithfull few for one. | 2. Paynted profyte, No good Neighbourhood, the Courtyer, Wastefulnesse, Christianitye, Correction for another. | 3. Corage the Uice, Debtor, for another. | 4. Fayned furtheraunce, Gréedinesse the Marchaunt, Wantonnesse the Woman, the Seriaunt, Authority and Dispayre, for another.
Imprint: Jmprinted at London, in Fleete-streate, beneath the Conduite, at the Signe of Saynt Iohn Euaungelist, by Hugh Iackson. 1576.

Paratextual Material

Character List: on title page [A1r]

Stationer Information

Printer: Jackson, Hugh
Imprint Location: W.5 (Fleet St. - Conduit / Salisbury Court)
Entries in Stationers' Register: Oct 22, 1576: Entered to Hugh Jackson: "an Enterlude intituled The tide tariethe noe man".