DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1640 Glapthorne, Henry The Hollander

Reference Information

DEEP #: 980
Greg #: 594a
STC/Wing #: 11909
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: 1640
Date of First Production: 1636 [licensed for stage, Mar 12]
Company of First Production: Queen Henrietta Maria's Men
Company Attribution: Beeston's Boys
Total Editions: 1 quarto

Title-Page Features

Title: THE HOLLANDER. A Comedy written 1635.
Author: The Author HENRY GLAPTHORNE.
Performance: And now Printed as it was then Acted at the Cock-pit in Drury lane, by their Majesties Servants, with good allowance. And at the Court before both their Majesties.
Imprint: LONDON: Printed by I. Okes, for A. Wilson, and are to be sold at her shop at Grayes-Inne Gate in Holborne. 1640.

Paratextual Material

Dedication: "The Epistle" to: Thomas Fisher (2nd Baronet); from: Henry Glapthorne [A3r]
Character List: "The Persons in the Play" [A2v]

Stationer Information

Printer: Okes, John
Publisher: Wilson, Anne
Imprint Location: V.10 (Holborn - Gray's Inn)
Entries in Stationers' Register: May 22, 1640: Entered to Anne Wilson: "a Comedie called The Hollander. by Hen: Glapthorne".