DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1602 Anonymous A Larum for London, or The Siege of Antwerp

Reference Information

DEEP #: 342
Greg #: 192a
STC/Wing #: 16754
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Adult Professional
Genre (Annals): History
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 26
Date of First Publication: 1602
Date of First Production: 1599 [c.1594-1600]
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 LARVM FOR LONDON, OR THE SIEDGE OF ANTWERPE. With the ventrous actes and valorous deeds of the lame Soldier.
Performance: As it hath been playde by the right Honorable the Lord Charberlaine his Seruants.
Imprint: LONDON, Printed for William Ferbrand, and are to bee sold at his shop in Popes-head Alley, ouer against the Tauerne doore, neere the Royall-Exchange. 1602.

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Stationer Information

Printer: Allde, Edward
Publisher: Ferbrand, William
Imprint Location: O.11 (Royal Exchange - Pope's Head Alley)
Entries in Stationers' Register: May 29, 1600: Entered to James Roberts: "the Allarum to london, provided that yt be not printed wthout further Aucthoritie". (Also in note of my Lord Chamberlain's men's plays entered: "Allarum to London".)