DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1597 Lyly, John The Woman in the Moon

Reference Information

DEEP #: 239
Greg #: 144a
STC/Wing #: 17090
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Boys Professional
Genre (Annals): Comedy
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 26
Date of First Publication: 1597
Date of First Production: 1593 [1590-1595]
Company of First Production: Unknown
Company Attribution: n/a
Total Editions: 1 quarto

Title-Page Features

Title: THE WOMAN in the Moone.
Author: By IOHN LYLLIE maister of Artes.
Performance: As it was presented before her Highnesse.
Imprint: Imprinted at London for William Iones, and are to be sold at the signe of the Gun, neere Holburne Conduict. 1597.

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Stationer Information

Printer: Roberts, James
Publisher: Jones, William (2)
Imprint Location: D.5 (Newgate Without - Holborn Conduit)
Entries in Stationers' Register: Sep 22, 1595: Entered to Robert Finch: "a booke intitule [sic] a woman in the moone".