DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1600 Anonymous The Wisdom of Doctor Dodypoll

Reference Information

DEEP #: 296
Greg #: 169a
STC/Wing #: 6991
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Boys Professional
Genre (Annals): Comedy
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 32
Date of First Publication: 1600
Date of First Production: 1600
Company of First Production: Children of Paul's (second)
Company Attribution: Children of Paul's (second)
Total Editions: 1 quarto

Title-Page Features

Title: THE Wisdome of Doctor Dodypoll.
Performance: As it hath bene sundrie times Acted by the Children of Powles.
Imprint: LONDON Printed by Thomas Creede, for Richard Oliue, dwelling in Long Lane. 1600.

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Stationer Information

Colophon: Imprinted at London by Thomas Creede, for Richard Oliue, dwwelling in Long-lane. 1600. [H3v]
Printer: Creede, Thomas
Publisher: Oliffe, Richard
Imprint Location: E.9 (Smithfield - Long Lane)
Entries in Stationers' Register: Oct 7, 1600: Entered to Richard Oliffe: "A booke called. The Wisdom of Doctor Dodepole Plaied by the Children of paules".
Jan 5, 1616: Transferred from the widow of Richard Oliffe to Henry Bell: "Dor Dodipoll".
Sep 4, 1638: Transferred from Henry Bell and Moses Bell to John Haviland and John Wright (1): "Saluo Iure Cuiuscunque. ... Docter Doddipoll. a Play."