The Resource The tempest : a comedy, written by William Shakspeare ; the music by Purcel and Dr. Arne ; with additional airs and chorusses, by the late Mr. Linley, Jun. ; marked with the variations in the manager's book at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane

The tempest : a comedy, written by William Shakspeare ; the music by Purcel and Dr. Arne ; with additional airs and chorusses, by the late Mr. Linley, Jun. ; marked with the variations in the manager's book at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane

Label
The tempest : a comedy
Title
The tempest
Title remainder
a comedy
Statement of responsibility
written by William Shakspeare ; the music by Purcel and Dr. Arne ; with additional airs and chorusses, by the late Mr. Linley, Jun. ; marked with the variations in the manager's book at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane
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Contributor
Bookseller
Former owner
Printmaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Action
Cataloged
Cataloging source
SUC
Citation location within source
  • Shakespeare, p. 41, no. 629
  • T177479
Citation source
  • Boston Public Library. Barton collection catalogue
  • ESTC
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Shakespeare Collection (Collection of Distinction)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1564-1616
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Shakespeare, William
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR2833
LC item number
.A1 1785
Literary form
dramas
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1719-1791
  • 1731-1797
  • -1798
  • 1739-1807
  • 1745-1826
  • 1742-1802
  • 1733-1806
  • -1788
  • 1737-1810
  • -1808
  • -1793
  • active 1759-1787
  • 1737-1793
  • active 18th century
  • active 1779-1795
  • -1799
  • active 18th century
  • 1746-1821
  • -1840
  • 1770-1832
  • 1861-1949
  • 1803-1869
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  • Bathurst, Charles
  • Davis, Lockyer
  • Longman, Thomas
  • Law, B.
  • Dilly, Charles
  • Nichols, John
  • Cadell, T.
  • Robson, James
  • Bowles, Thomas
  • Baldwin, R.
  • Gardner, Henry Lasher
  • Bew, John
  • Cater, William
  • Murray, John
  • Stuart, William
  • Hayes, Samuel
  • Lowndes, W.
  • Bladon, Samuel
  • Fox, William
  • Newbery, E.
  • Sharp, Michael William
  • Plumptre, James
  • Evans, Henry Ridgely
  • Barton, Thomas Pennant
  • W. and A. Strahan (London, England)
  • J., F., and C. Rivington (Firm)
  • W. Owen and Son
  • B. White and Son
  • T. Payne and Son
  • G. G. J. and J. Robinson (Paternoster-Row, London, England)
  • G. and T. Wilkie (Firm)
  • Scatcherd and Whitaker
  • Theatre Royal, Drury Lane (London, England)
Label
The tempest : a comedy, written by William Shakspeare ; the music by Purcel and Dr. Arne ; with additional airs and chorusses, by the late Mr. Linley, Jun. ; marked with the variations in the manager's book at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane
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Publication
Note
  • Signatures: A-B℗£℗ø Ćœ D℗ø
  • Engraved frontispiece plate lettered: Rooker del., Sharp sculp. Publishd by T. Lowndes & Partners, Novr. 19th, 1783
  • With a cast list for Drury Lane Theatre dated 1785
  • Advertisements for The new English theatre (leaf A3r) and for Lowndes (leaf D2v)
Extent
1 online resource (62, [2] pages, [1] leaf of plates
Form of item
online
Note
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy halfbound in calfskin and marbled papers. This copy is interleaved with blank sheets countermarked "C. Wilmott, 1820" and annotated, with manusript corrections and editorial commentary in the hand of James Plumptre. The bookplate of H.R. Evans (Henry Ridgely?) is present on the front pastedown, as is the armorial bookplate of the Barton Library. The engraved frontispiece is wanting in this copy.
Other physical details
1 illustrations (engraving))
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The tempest : a comedy, written by William Shakspeare ; the music by Purcel and Dr. Arne ; with additional airs and chorusses, by the late Mr. Linley, Jun. ; marked with the variations in the manager's book at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane
Link
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: A-B℗£℗ø Ćœ D℗ø
  • Engraved frontispiece plate lettered: Rooker del., Sharp sculp. Publishd by T. Lowndes & Partners, Novr. 19th, 1783
  • With a cast list for Drury Lane Theatre dated 1785
  • Advertisements for The new English theatre (leaf A3r) and for Lowndes (leaf D2v)
Extent
1 online resource (62, [2] pages, [1] leaf of plates
Form of item
online
Note
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy halfbound in calfskin and marbled papers. This copy is interleaved with blank sheets countermarked "C. Wilmott, 1820" and annotated, with manusript corrections and editorial commentary in the hand of James Plumptre. The bookplate of H.R. Evans (Henry Ridgely?) is present on the front pastedown, as is the armorial bookplate of the Barton Library. The engraved frontispiece is wanting in this copy.
Other physical details
1 illustrations (engraving))
Specific material designation
remote

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