DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1602 Anonymous The Contention between Liberality and Prodigality

Reference Information

DEEP #: 334
Greg #: 190a
STC/Wing #: 5593
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Boys Professional
Genre (Annals): Moral Interlude
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 24
Date of First Publication: 1602
Date of First Production: 1601 [Feb 22]
Company of First Production: Children of the Chapel (second)
Company Attribution: n/a
Total Editions: 1 quarto

Title-Page Features

Title: A PLEASANT COMEDIE, Shewing the contention betweene Liberalitie and Prodigalitie.
Performance: As it was playd before her Maiestie.
Imprint: LONDON Printed by Simon Stafford, for George Vincent: and are to be sold at the signe of the Hand in hand in Wood-street ouer against S. Michaels Church. 1602.

Paratextual Material

Character List: "The speakers" [A3v]

Stationer Information

Printer: Stafford, Simon
Publisher: Vincent, George (1)
Imprint Location: H.17 (Cripplegate and Moorgate Within - Wood St.)
Entries in Stationers' Register: None