DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1594 Anonymous The Wars of Cyrus

Reference Information

DEEP #: 205
Greg #: 131a
STC/Wing #: 6160
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Boys Professional
Genre (Annals): Classical History
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 28
Date of First Publication: 1594
Date of First Production: 1588 [1587-1594]
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 WARRES OF CYrus King of Persia, against Antiochus King of Assyria, with the Tragicall ende of Panth├Ža.
Performance: Played by the children of her Maiesties Chappell. [var.: "children"]
Imprint: LONDON Printed by E. A. for William Blackwal, and are to be sold at his shop ouer against Guild-hall gate. 1594.

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Stationer Information

Printer: Allde, Edward
Publisher: Blackwall, William
Imprint Location: H.5 (Cripplegate and Moorgate Within - Guildhall)
Entries in Stationers' Register: None