DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1640 Killigrew, Thomas The Prisoners

Reference Information

DEEP #: 5132.01
Greg #: 619a
STC/Wing #: n/a
Record Type: Play in Collection
Play Type: Adult Professional
Genre (Annals): Tragicomedy
Book Edition: n/a
Play Edition: 1
Format: Duodecimo
Leaves: 33 1/2
Date of First Publication: 1640
Date of First Production: 1635 [1632-1636]
Company of First Production: Queen Henrietta Maria's Men
Company Attribution: Queen Henrietta Maria's Men
Total Editions: 1 duodecimo in collection

Title-Page Features

Title: [Special title; A3r] THE PRISONERS. A Tragæ-Comedy.
Author: Written by Tho. Killigrew. Gent.
Performance: As it was Presented at the Phœnix in Drury-Lane, by her Majesties Servants.
Imprint: LONDON, Printed by Tho. Cotes, for Andrew Crooke, and are to be sold at his shop at the signe of the Greene Dragon in Pauls Church-yard. 1640.

Paratextual Material

Character List: "Dramatis Personæ" [A4r]

Stationer Information

Printer: Cotes, Thomas
Publisher: Crooke, Andrew (1)
Imprint Location: A.3 (Paul's Churchyard - Northeast)
Entries in Stationers' Register: Apr 2, 1640: Entered to Andrew Crooke (1): "a Tragedy called The Prisoner by Mr killegrey".