DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1590 Marlowe, Christopher 2 Tamburlaine the Great

Reference Information

DEEP #: 5017.02
Greg #: 95a
STC/Wing #: n/a
Record Type: Play in Collection
Play Type: Adult Professional
Genre (Annals): Heroical Romance
Book Edition: n/a
Play Edition: 1
Format: Octavo
Leaves: 40
Black Letter: Yes
Date of First Publication: 1590
Date of First Production: 1588 [1587-1588]
Company of First Production: Admiral's (Nottingham's) Men
Company Attribution: n/a
Total Editions: 3 octavos in collection, 1 quarto

Title-Page Features

Title: [HT; F3r] THE SECOND PART OF The bloody Conquests of mighty Tamburlaine. With his impassionate fury, for the death of his Lady and loue, faire Zenocrate: his fourme of exhortation and discipline to his three sons, and the maner of his own death.

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Stationer Information

Entries in Stationers' Register: Aug 14, 1590: Entered to Richard Jones: "The twooe commicall discourses of Tomberlein the Cithian shepparde".