DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1655 Carlell, Lodowick 1 The Passionate Lovers

Reference Information

DEEP #: 5161.01
Greg #: 750a(i)
STC/Wing #: n/a
Record Type: Play in Collection
Play Type: Adult Professional
Genre (Annals): Tragicomedy
Book Edition: n/a
Play Edition: 1
Format: Octavo
Leaves: 35
Date of First Publication: 1655
Date of First Production: 1638 [Jul 10]
Company of First Production: King's Men
Company Attribution: n/a
Total Editions: 1 edition in collection (issued in both quarto and octavo)
Variants: There are two issues of this play. Greg 750a(i) was printed in octavo, while Greg 750a(ii) was printed from the same setting of type but reimposed in quarto, with altered signatures. See also Greg 750a(ii)

Title-Page Features

Title: [HT; B1r] THE Passionate Lover, FIRST PART.

Paratextual Material


Stationer Information

Entries in Stationers' Register: Sep 4(?), 1646: Entered to Humphrey Robinson and Humphrey Moseley: "these seueral Tragedies & Comedies herevnder mencioned (vizt.) [(Saluo iure cuiusumque) deleted] ... The passionate Louer ... [1st. & 2d. parts. added] by Mr Carlile".