DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

[1591?] Anonymous Fair Em, the Miller's Daughter

Reference Information

DEEP #: 164
Greg #: 113a
STC/Wing #: 7675
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Adult Professional
Genre (Annals): Romantic Comedy
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 24
Date of First Publication: [1591?]
Date of First Production: 1590 [c.1589-1591]
Company of First Production: Derby's (Strange's) Men
Company Attribution: Derby's (Strange's) Men
Total Editions: 2 quartos

Title-Page Features

Title: A Pleasa[n]t Commodie, of faire Em th[e] Millers daughter of Manchester: With the loue of William the Conqueror:
Performance: As it was sundrietimes publiquely acted in the honourable citie of London, by the right honourable the Lord Strange his seruaunts.
Imprint: Imprinted at London for T. N. and I. W. and are to be solde in S. Dunstones Churchyarde in Fleete-streete.

Paratextual Material


Stationer Information

Printer: Danter, John
Publisher: Newman, Thomas (1); Winnington, John
Imprint Location: W.9 (Fleet St. - St. Dunstan's Church / Clifford's Inn)
Entries in Stationers' Register: None
Additional Notes: Title page damaged; illegible letters supplied in brackets.