The Resource The history of King Lear : a tragedy, as it is now acted at the Theatres Royal in Drury-Lane and Covent-Garden : revived with alterations, by N. Tate, Esq

The history of King Lear : a tragedy, as it is now acted at the Theatres Royal in Drury-Lane and Covent-Garden : revived with alterations, by N. Tate, Esq

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The history of King Lear : a tragedy, as it is now acted at the Theatres Royal in Drury-Lane and Covent-Garden : revived with alterations
Title
The history of King Lear
Title remainder
a tragedy, as it is now acted at the Theatres Royal in Drury-Lane and Covent-Garden : revived with alterations
Statement of responsibility
by N. Tate, Esq
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Bookseller
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Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
PU
Citation location within source
  • Shakespeare, p. 27, no. 375
  • N7364
Citation source
  • Boston Public Library. Barton collection catalogue
  • ESTC
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1652-1715
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tate, Nahum
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
dramas
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1564-1616
  • 1719-1784
  • -1783
  • 1734-1808
  • active 1761-1792
  • 1803-1869
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • June, John
  • Lowndes, Thomas
  • Caslon, Thomas
  • Corbet, Charles
  • Nicoll, W.
  • Barton, Thomas Pennant
  • F. and J. Noble (London, England)
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The history of King Lear : a tragedy, as it is now acted at the Theatres Royal in Drury-Lane and Covent-Garden : revived with alterations, by N. Tate, Esq
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Note
  • Altered from the play by Shakespeare
  • Signatures: A-C℗£℗ø
  • Title page vignettes; headpieces; initials
  • Engraved frontispiece lettered: J. June inve. & sculp
  • The last page is blank
  • Includes cast lists for Covent-Garden and Drury-Lane productions
Extent
1 online resource (vi, [3], 10-71, [1] pages
Form of item
online
Note
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy shelved under G.4012.42 quarterbound in calfskin and Spanish marbled papers over pasteboard. The title is stamped in gilt along the spine. The armorial bookplate of the Barton Library is present on the front pastedown and an early inscription reading "Henry. Hist. longacre." is present on the recto of the frontispiece leaf.
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy shelved under G.4012.43 quarterbound in vellum and papier tourniquet. The armorial bookplate of the Barton Library is present on the front pastedown. This copy is interleaved, though no annotations are present.
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1 illustrations (engraving))
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The history of King Lear : a tragedy, as it is now acted at the Theatres Royal in Drury-Lane and Covent-Garden : revived with alterations, by N. Tate, Esq
Link
Publication
Note
  • Altered from the play by Shakespeare
  • Signatures: A-C℗£℗ø
  • Title page vignettes; headpieces; initials
  • Engraved frontispiece lettered: J. June inve. & sculp
  • The last page is blank
  • Includes cast lists for Covent-Garden and Drury-Lane productions
Extent
1 online resource (vi, [3], 10-71, [1] pages
Form of item
online
Note
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy shelved under G.4012.42 quarterbound in calfskin and Spanish marbled papers over pasteboard. The title is stamped in gilt along the spine. The armorial bookplate of the Barton Library is present on the front pastedown and an early inscription reading "Henry. Hist. longacre." is present on the recto of the frontispiece leaf.
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy shelved under G.4012.43 quarterbound in vellum and papier tourniquet. The armorial bookplate of the Barton Library is present on the front pastedown. This copy is interleaved, though no annotations are present.
Other physical details
1 illustrations (engraving))
Specific material designation
remote

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