DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1584 Peele, George The Arraignment of Paris

Reference Information

DEEP #: 114
Greg #: 83a
STC/Wing #: 19530
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Boys Professional
Genre (Annals): Classical Legend (Pastoral)
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 20
Date of First Publication: 1584
Date of First Production: 1581 [c.1581-1584]
Company of First Production: Children of the Chapel (first)
Company Attribution: Children of the Chapel (first)
Total Editions: 1 quarto

Title-Page Features

Title: The Araygnement of Paris A PASTORALL.
Performance: Presented before the Queenes Maiestie, by the Children of her Chappell.
Imprint: Imprinted at London by Henrie Marsh. ANNO. 1584.

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Stationer Information

Printer: Marsh, Henry
Entries in Stationers' Register: None
Additional Notes: The printer of this book was the sixteenth-century Henry Marsh listed in the STC; Wing lists two stationers by the same name, Henry Marsh (1) and Henry Marsh (2), active in the seventeenth century.