DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1602 Heywood, Thomas (?) How a Man May Choose a Good Wife from a Bad

Reference Information

DEEP #: 335
Greg #: 191a
STC/Wing #: 5594
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Adult Professional
Genre (Annals): Comedy
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 42
Date of First Publication: 1602
Date of First Production: 1602 [c.1601-1602]
Company of First Production: Worcester's Men
Company Attribution: Worcester's Men
Total Editions: 7 quartos

Title-Page Features

Title: A PLEASANT conceited Comedie, Wherein is shewed how a man may chuse a good Wife from a bad.
Performance: As it hath bene sundry times Acted by the Earle of Worcesters Seruants.
Imprint: LONDON Printed for Mathew Lawe, and are to be solde at his shop in Paules Church-yard, neare vnto S. Augustines gate, at the signe of the Foxe. 1602.

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Stationer Information

Printer: Creede, Thomas
Publisher: Law, Matthew
Imprint Location: A.7 (Paul's Churchyard - Southeast)
Entries in Stationers' Register: None