DEEP: Database of Early English Playbooks

1641 Marmion, Shackerley The Antiquary

Reference Information

DEEP #: 987
Greg #: 601a
STC/Wing #: M703
Record Type: Single-Play Playbook
Play Type: Adult Professional
Genre (Annals): Comedy
Book Edition: 1
Play Edition: 1
Format: Quarto
Leaves: 40
Date of First Publication: 1641
Date of First Production: 1635 [1634-1636]
Company of First Production: Queen Henrietta Maria's Men
Company Attribution: Queen Henrietta Maria's Men
Total Editions: 1 quarto

Title-Page Features

Title: THE ANTIQUARY. A Comedy,
Author: Written by SHACKERLY MERMION, Gent.
Performance: Acted by Her MAIESTIES Servants AT The COCK-PIT.
Imprint: LONDON, Printed by F. K. for I. W. and F. E. and are to be sold at the Crane, in S. Pauls Church-yard. 1641.

Paratextual Material

Character List: "The Actors names" [A2v]

Stationer Information

Printer: Kingston, Felix
Publisher: Eglesfield, Francis; Williams, John (1)
Imprint Location: A.3 (Paul's Churchyard - Northeast)
Entries in Stationers' Register: Mar 11, 1640: Entered to John Williams (1) and Francis Eglesfield: "two Comedies vizt. The Antiquarie. ...".