DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1605 Anonymous The Fair Maid of Bristow

Reference Information

DEEP #: 385
Greg #: 211a
STC/Wing #: 3794
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Adult Professional
Genre (Annals): Comedy
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 22
Black Letter: Yes
Date of First Publication: 1605
Date of First Production: 1604 [1603-1604]
Company of First Production: King's Men
Company Attribution: n/a
Total Editions: 1 quarto

Title-Page Features

Title: THE FAIRE MAIDE of Bristow.
Performance: As it was plaide at Hampton, before the King and Queenes most excellent Maiesties.
Imprint: Printed at Loudon for Thomas Pauyer, and are to be solde at his shop, at the entrance into the Exchange 1605.

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Stationer Information

Printer: Jaggard, William
Publisher: Pavier, Thomas
Imprint Location: O.9 (Royal Exchange - South Side)
Entries in Stationers' Register: Feb 8, 1605: Entered to Thomas Pavier: "A commedy called the fayre Mayd of Bristoe played at Hampton Court by his Mates players".