DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1640 Fletcher, John Rule a Wife and Have a Wife

Reference Information

DEEP #: 985
Greg #: 598a
STC/Wing #: 11073
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Adult Professional
Genre (Annals): Comedy
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 36
Date of First Publication: 1640
Date of First Production: 1624 [licensed for stage, Oct 19]
Company of First Production: King's Men
Company Attribution: King's Men
Total Editions: 1 quarto

Title-Page Features

Title: RVLE A WIFE And have a Wife. A COMOEDY.
Author: Written by JOHN FLETCHER Gent.
Performance: ACTED BY HIS Majesties Servants.
Imprint: OXFORD, Printed by LEONARD LICHFIELD Printer to the Vniversity. ANNO 1640.

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Stationer Information

Printer: Lichfield, Leonard
Imprint Location: Oxford
Entries in Stationers' Register: None