DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1611 Anonymous 1 & 2 The Troublesome Reign of King John

Reference Information

DEEP #: 5022
Greg #: n/a
STC/Wing #: 14646
Record Type: Collection
Play Type: Collection of Adult Professional Plays
Genre (Annals): n/a
Book Edition: 2
Play Edition: n/a
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 46
Date of First Publication: 1591
Date of First Production: n/a
Company of First Production: n/a
Company Attribution: Queen Elizabeth's Men
Total Editions: 3 quartos

Title-Page Features

Title: THE First and second Part of the troublesome Raigne of John King of England. With the discouerie of King Richard Cordelions Base sonne (vulgarly named, The Bastard Fawconbridge:) Also, the death of King Iohn at Swinstead Abbey.
Author: Written by W. Sh.
Performance: As they were (sundry times) lately acted by the Queenes Maiesties Players.
Imprint: Imprinted at London by Valentine Simmes for Iohn Helme, and are to be sold at his shop in Saint Dunstons Churchyard in Fleetestreet. 1611.

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Stationer Information

Printer: Simmes, Valentine
Publisher: Helme, John
Imprint Location: W.9 (Fleet St. - St. Dunstan's Church / Clifford's Inn)
Entries in Stationers' Register: None