DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1578 Whetstone, George 2 Promos and Cassandra

Reference Information

DEEP #: 5014.02
Greg #: 74a
STC/Wing #: n/a
Record Type: Play in Collection
Play Type: Professional (?); Nonprofessional (?); Unacted (?)
Genre (Annals): Comedy
Book Edition: n/a
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 23
Black Letter: Yes
Date of First Publication: 1578
Date of First Production: 1578 [1576-1579]
Company of First Production: Unknown
Company Attribution: n/a
Total Editions: 1 quarto in collection

Title-Page Features

Title: [G2r] The seconde part of the Famous Historie of Promos and Cassandra.
Author: Set forth in a Comicall Discourse, by George Whetstone Gent.
Latin Motto: Formæ nulla fides.

Paratextual Material


Stationer Information

Entries in Stationers' Register: Jul 31, 1578: Entered to Richard Jones: "the famous historie of Promos and Cassandra Devided into twoe Comicall discourses Compiled by George whetstone gentleman".