The Diary of Philip Henslowe: From 1591 to 1609 ; Printed from the Original Manuscript Preserved at Dulwich College

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Shakespeare Society, 1845 - English drama - 302 pages
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Page 232 - THE HONEST WHORE : with the Humours of the Patient Man, and the Longing Wife; as it hath beene acted by her Majesties Servants with great applause.
Page 295 - THE FAIR MAID OF THE EXCHANGE, with the Merry Humours and Pleasant Passages of the Cripple of Fanchurch : a Comedy, by THOMAS HEYWOOD.
Page ii - The early payment of the Annual Subscription (One Pound, due in advance, on the 1st January in each year), is earnestly requested, as it enables the Council to make suitable arrangements for the year, and otherwise saves expense to the Society. Payable to the Agent only, by Cash or Post-office Order.
Page 142 - The Life and Death of William Long beard, the most famous and witty English Traitor, borne in the Citty of London. Accompanied with manye other most pleasant and prettie histories : by TL of Lincolns Inne, Gent. Et nuga seria ducunt. Printed at London by Rychard Yardley and Peter Short, &c. 1593.
Page 299 - April, 1845 ; that we have examined the same, together with the vouchers in support thereof, and find the whole Account correct and satisfactory. And we further report that the following is a correct Abstract of the Receipts and Expenditure of the Society for the above period. RECEIPTS.
Page 201 - Hieronimo. Newly corrected, amended, and enlarged with new Additions of the Painters part, and others, as it hath of late been diuers times acted.
Page 273 - Pearce. The Enventary tacken of all the properties for my Lord Admeralles men, the 10 of Marche 1598. Item, j rocke, j cage, j tombe, j Hell mought. Item, j tome of Guido, j tome of Dido, j bedsteade. Item, viij lances, j payer of stayers for Fayeton. Item, ij stepells, & j chyme of belles, & j beacon. Item, j hecfor for the playe of Faeton, the limes dead. Item, j globe, & j golden scepter; iij clobes.
Page 296 - THE MIRROR OF MONSTERS : an attack upon theatrical performances in 1587 by WILLIAM RANKINS, who afterwards became a Dramatic Poet, and the author of Satires, &c., printed in 1596. 6. TRANSLATIONS OF TWO ITALIAN COMEDIES, GL' INGANNI AND GL' INGANNATI, the plots of which bear a strong resemblance to Shakespeare's Twelfth Night.
Page 296 - William Rowley. Edited by Barron Field. The Marriage of Wit and Wisdom. An Ancient Interlude. From the original Manuscript recently discovered. Memoirs of the Principal Actors in Shakespeare's Plays. By J. Payne Collier.

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