DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1607 Wilkins, George The Miseries of Enforced Marriage

Reference Information

DEEP #: 484
Greg #: 249a
STC/Wing #: 25635
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Adult Professional
Genre (Annals): Domestic Drama
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 39
Date of First Publication: 1607
Date of First Production: 1606 [1605-1606]
Company of First Production: King's Men
Company Attribution: King's Men
Total Editions: 4 quartos

Title-Page Features

Title: THE Miseries of Inforst MARIAGE.
Author: By George Wilkins.
Performance: As it is now playd by his Maiesties Seruants.
Latin Motto: Qui Alios, (seipsum) docet.
Imprint: LONDON Printed for George Vincent, and are to be sold at his shop in Woodstreet. 1607.

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Stationer Information

Printer: Jaggard, William
Publisher: Vincent, George (1)
Imprint Location: H.17 (Cripplegate and Moorgate Within - Wood St.)
Entries in Stationers' Register: Jul 31, 1607: Entered to George Vincent: "A tragedie called the Miserye of inforced Marriage".
Apr 28, 1637: Transferred from the widow of George Vincent to Richard Thrale: "The Miseries of inforst Mariage. a Play."