DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1611 Barry, Lording Ram Alley, or Merry Tricks

Reference Information

DEEP #: 562
Greg #: 292a
STC/Wing #: 1502
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Boys Professional
Genre (Annals): Comedy
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 36
Date of First Publication: 1611
Date of First Production: 1608 [1608-1610(?)]
Company of First Production: Children of the King's Revels
Company Attribution: Children of the King's Revels
Total Editions: 3 quartos

Title-Page Features

Title: RAM-ALLEY: Or Merrie-Trickes. A COMEDY
Author: Written by Lo: Barrey.
Performance: Diuers times here-to-fore acted By the Children of the Kings Reuels.
Imprint: AT LONDON Printed by G. Eld, for Robert Wilson, and are to be sold at his shop in Holborne, at the new gate of Grayes Inne. 1611.

Paratextual Material

Character List: "Actorum nomina" [A2v]

Stationer Information

Printer: Eld, George
Publisher: Wilson, Robert
Imprint Location: V.10 (Holborn - Gray's Inn)
Entries in Stationers' Register: Nov 9, 1610: Entered to Robert Wilson: "A booke called, Ramme Alley, or the merry trickes".