The Resource An account of the English dramatick poets, or, Some observations and remarks on the lives and writings, of all those that have publish'd either comedies, tragedies, tragi-comedies, pastorals, masques, interludes, farces, or opera's in the English tongue, by Gerard Langbaine

An account of the English dramatick poets, or, Some observations and remarks on the lives and writings, of all those that have publish'd either comedies, tragedies, tragi-comedies, pastorals, masques, interludes, farces, or opera's in the English tongue, by Gerard Langbaine

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An account of the English dramatick poets, or, Some observations and remarks on the lives and writings, of all those that have publish'd either comedies, tragedies, tragi-comedies, pastorals, masques, interludes, farces, or opera's in the English tongue
Title
An account of the English dramatick poets, or, Some observations and remarks on the lives and writings, of all those that have publish'd either comedies, tragedies, tragi-comedies, pastorals, masques, interludes, farces, or opera's in the English tongue
Statement of responsibility
by Gerard Langbaine
Title variation
Some observations and remarks on the lives and writings, of all those that have publish'd either comedies, tragedies, tragi-comedies, pastorals, masques, interludes, farces, or opera's in the English tongue
Creator
Contributor
Annotator
Bookseller
Former owner
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Action
Cataloged
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
RRR
Citation location within source
  • Misc., page 323
  • 577
  • R20685
Citation source
  • Boston Public Library. Catalogue of the Barton Collection
  • Carl H. Pforzheimer Library
  • English Short Title Catalogue
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1656-1692
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Langbaine, Gerard
Dewey number
016.822
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
Z2014.D7
LC item number
L2
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • active 1687-1749
  • -1721
  • active 1650-1707
  • 1803-1869
  • 1696-1761
  • 1729-1811
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  • Lichfield, Leonard
  • Clements, Henry
  • West, George
  • Barton, Thomas Pennant
  • Oldys, William
  • Percy, Thomas
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  • Shakespeare, William
  • English drama
  • Opera
  • Theater
Label
An account of the English dramatick poets, or, Some observations and remarks on the lives and writings, of all those that have publish'd either comedies, tragedies, tragi-comedies, pastorals, masques, interludes, farces, or opera's in the English tongue, by Gerard Langbaine
Link
https://archive.org/details/accountofenglish00lang
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Printer's name from Pforzheimer catalogue
  • With penultimate errata leaf; last leaf bears vertical half-title: Langbaine's Account of the dramatick poets
  • Includes index
  • Signatures: áı A-2Óı
Extent
1 online resource ([16], 556, [36] pages)
Form of item
online
Note
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy G.3924.6 halfbound in early red morocco and marbled papers. The armorial bookplate of the Barton Library is present on the front pastedown. This copy is interleaved and bound into four volumes, each 22 cm tall. This copy is heavily annotated in an unidentified, ca. late 18th-century hand. In a manuscript introduction, the annotator explains that the interleaved sheets contain transcriptions from a different copy, owned and annotated by both William Oldys and Thomas Percy. In this copy, the final leaf (2O8) is wanting.
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy G.3924.5 quarterbound in early 20th-century brown morocco and papier tourniquet. The bookplate of the BPL is present on the front pastedown.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1038763172
Label
An account of the English dramatick poets, or, Some observations and remarks on the lives and writings, of all those that have publish'd either comedies, tragedies, tragi-comedies, pastorals, masques, interludes, farces, or opera's in the English tongue, by Gerard Langbaine
Link
https://archive.org/details/accountofenglish00lang
Publication
Note
  • Printer's name from Pforzheimer catalogue
  • With penultimate errata leaf; last leaf bears vertical half-title: Langbaine's Account of the dramatick poets
  • Includes index
  • Signatures: áı A-2Óı
Extent
1 online resource ([16], 556, [36] pages)
Form of item
online
Note
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy G.3924.6 halfbound in early red morocco and marbled papers. The armorial bookplate of the Barton Library is present on the front pastedown. This copy is interleaved and bound into four volumes, each 22 cm tall. This copy is heavily annotated in an unidentified, ca. late 18th-century hand. In a manuscript introduction, the annotator explains that the interleaved sheets contain transcriptions from a different copy, owned and annotated by both William Oldys and Thomas Percy. In this copy, the final leaf (2O8) is wanting.
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy G.3924.5 quarterbound in early 20th-century brown morocco and papier tourniquet. The bookplate of the BPL is present on the front pastedown.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1038763172

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