DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1599 Anonymous A Warning for Fair Women

Reference Information

DEEP #: 274
Greg #: 155a
STC/Wing #: 25089
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Adult Professional
Genre (Annals): Tragedy
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 40
Black Letter: Yes
Date of First Publication: 1599
Date of First Production: 1599 [1596-1600]
Company of First Production: Lord Chamberlain's (Hunsdon's) Men
Company Attribution: Lord Chamberlain's (Hunsdon's) Men
Total Editions: 1 quarto

Title-Page Features

Title: A WARNING for Faire Women. Containing, The most tragicall and lamentable murther of Master George Sanders of London Marchant, nigh Shooters hill. Consented vnto By his owne wife, acted by M. Browne, Mistris Drewry and Trusty Roger agents therin: with their seuerall ends.
Performance: As it hath beene lately diuerse times acted by the right Honorable, the Lord Chamberlaine his Seruantes.
Imprint: Printed at London by Valentine Sims for William Aspley 1599.

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Stationer Information

Printer: Simmes, Valentine
Publisher: Aspley, William
Entries in Stationers' Register: Nov 17, 1599: Entered to William Aspley: "A warnynge for fayer women."