DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1606 Marlowe, Christopher 2 Tamburlaine the Great

Reference Information

DEEP #: 130
Greg #: 95d
STC/Wing #: 17428a
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Adult Professional
Genre (Annals): Heroical Romance
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 4
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 36
Black Letter: Yes
Date of First Publication: 1590
Date of First Production: 1588 [1587-1588]
Company of First Production: Admiral's (Nottingham's) Men
Company Attribution: n/a
Total Editions: 3 octavos in collection, 1 quarto

Title-Page Features

Title: Tamburlaine the Greate. With his impassionate furie, for the death of his Lady and Loue faire Zenocrate: his forme of exhortation and discipline to his three Sonnes, and the manner of his owne death. The second part.
Imprint: LONDON Printed by E. A, for Ed. White, and are to be solde at his Shop neere the little North doore of Saint Paules Church at the Signe of the Gun. 1606.

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Stationer Information

Printer: Allde, Edward
Publisher: White, Edward (1)
Imprint Location: A.1 (Paul's Churchyard - Little North Door)
Entries in Stationers' Register: Aug 14, 1590: Entered to Richard Jones: "The twooe commicall discourses of Tomberlein the Cithian shepparde".