DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1595 S., W. Locrine

Reference Information

DEEP #: 210
Greg #: 136a
STC/Wing #: 21528
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Adult Professional
Genre (Annals): Pseudo-History
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 40
Date of First Publication: 1595
Date of First Production: c.1594
Company of First Production: Unknown
Company Attribution: n/a
Total Editions: 1 quarto

Title-Page Features

Title: THE Lamentable Tragedie of Locrine, the eldest sonne of King Brutus, discoursing the warres of the Britaines, and Hunnes, with their discomfiture: The Britaines victorie with their Accidents, and the death of Albanact. No lesse pleasant then profitable.
Author: Newly set foorth, ouerseene and corrected, By W. S.
Imprint: LONDON Printed by Thomas Creede. 1595.

Paratextual Material


Stationer Information

Printer: Creede, Thomas
Entries in Stationers' Register: Jul 20, 1594: Entered to Thomas Creede: "The lamentable Tragedie of Locrine, the eldest sonne of K. Brutus. discoursinge the warres of the Brittans &ces."