DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1657 Cokayne, Aston The Obstinate Lady

Reference Information

DEEP #: 1133
Greg #: 771a
STC/Wing #: C4896
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Adult Professional
Genre (Annals): Comedy
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 36
Date of First Publication: 1657
Date of First Production: 1639 [c.1630-1642]
Company of First Production: Unknown
Company Attribution: n/a
Total Editions: 1 quarto, 1 octavo in collection

Title-Page Features

Title: THE OBSTINATE LADY: A New Comedy ... The Scene LONDON.
Author: Written by SIR ASTON COCKAYN.
Imprint: Never formerly Published: ... LONDON, Printed by W. Godbid for Isaac Pridmore, and are to be sold at his Shop at the Sign of the Falcon beyond the New Exchange in the Strand, 1657.

Paratextual Material

Character List: "Dramatis Personæ" [A1v]

Stationer Information

Printer: Godbid, William
Publisher: Pridmore, Isaac
Imprint Location: X.10 (Westminster - Britain's Burse)
Entries in Stationers' Register: Sep 29, 1656: Entered to William Godbid: "a booke entituled The Obstinate Lady by A. C."