DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1613 Heywood, Thomas The Brazen Age

Reference Information

DEEP #: 595
Greg #: 313a
STC/Wing #: 13310
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Adult Professional
Genre (Annals): Classical Legend
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 42
Date of First Publication: 1613
Date of First Production: 1611 [1610-1611]
Company of First Production: Queen Anne's Men
Company Attribution: n/a
Total Editions: 1 quarto
Variants: There are two issues of this edition, varying in the imprint and with different STC numbers: STC 13310 lists Okes as printer, Rand as publisher, and the location of Rand's shop; STC 13310.3, which is not recorded in Greg, lists Okes as printer and the location of his shop. See also the other Greg 313a

Title-Page Features

Title: THE BRAZEN AGE, The first Act containing, The death of the Centaure Nessus, THE SECOND, The Tragedy of Meleager: THE THIRD The Tragedy of Iason and Medea. THE FOVRTH. VVLCANS NET. THE FIFTH. The Labours and death of HERCVLES:
Author: Written by THOMAS HEYWOOD.
Imprint: LONDON, Printed by Nicholas Okes, for Samuel Rand dwelling neere Holborne-Bridge. 1613.

Paratextual Material

To the Reader: "To the Reader" [A2r]
Character List: "Drammatis Personæ" [A2v]

Stationer Information

Printer: Okes, Nicholas
Publisher: Rand, Samuel
Imprint Location: V.2 (Holborn - Holborn Bridge)
Entries in Stationers' Register: None