DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1654 Brome, Alexander (?) The Cunning Lovers

Reference Information

DEEP #: 1098
Greg #: 736a
STC/Wing #: B4850
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Boys Professional
Genre (Annals): Comedy
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 36
Date of First Publication: 1654
Date of First Production: 1638 [1632-1639]
Company of First Production: Beeston's Boys
Company Attribution: Beeston's Boys
Total Editions: 1 quarto

Title-Page Features

Author: Written by ALEXANDER BROME, Gent.
Performance: As it was Acted, with great Applause, by their Majesties Servants at the private House in Drury Lane.
Imprint: LONDON, Printed for Will: Sheares, at the Bible in S. Pauls Churchyard, neare the little North doore, 1654.

Paratextual Material

Character List: "The Names of the Actors" [A2v]

Stationer Information

Printer: [unknown]
Publisher: Sheares, William (1)
Imprint Location: A.1 (Paul's Churchyard - Little North Door)
Entries in Stationers' Register: None