The Resource Two tragedies : viz. Cleopatra, Queene of Aegypt, and Agrippina, Empress of Rome, written by Thomas May

Two tragedies : viz. Cleopatra, Queene of Aegypt, and Agrippina, Empress of Rome, written by Thomas May

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Two tragedies : viz. Cleopatra, Queene of Aegypt, and Agrippina, Empress of Rome
Title
Two tragedies
Title remainder
viz. Cleopatra, Queene of Aegypt, and Agrippina, Empress of Rome
Statement of responsibility
written by Thomas May
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
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Cataloging source
ERL
Citation location within source
  • Misc., page 372
  • R30520
  • vol. 3, p. 1092 (cf. his 553 Aii, 554 Aii)
  • M1416
Citation source
  • Boston Public Library. Catalogue of the Barton Collection
  • English short title catalogue
  • Greg, W.W. Bibliography of the English printed drama to the Restoration
  • Wing, D.G. Short-title catalogue of books printed in England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales, and British America, and of English books printed in other countries, 1641-1700 (2nd ed.)
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1595-1650
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May, Thomas
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • -1661
  • 1595-1650
  • 1595-1650
  • 1803-1869
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  • Moseley, Humphrey
  • May, Thomas
  • May, Thomas
  • Barton, Thomas Pennant
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Two tragedies : viz. Cleopatra, Queene of Aegypt, and Agrippina, Empress of Rome, written by Thomas May
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  • Signatures: A℗ø(-A1+chi℗ø) B-D℗£℗ø Éþ, ℗øA℗£℗ø(-A1,2,11,12+chi℗ø) B-D℗£℗ø Éœ
  • General title printed on chi1v. Each work has a special title page
  • Leaf ℗øchi1 is blank
  • Leaves ℗øA11-12 are cancelled
  • Title page vignettes; head- and tailpieces; initials
  • The two tragedies, originally issued separately in 1639, were reissued in 1654 with cancel titles, a single 8vo leaf, verso blank, dated 1654, being prefixed to a collection of the separate 1639 editions (see Greg)
Extent
1 online resource ([190] pages
Form of item
online
Note
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy bound in ca. 19th-century red goatskin panelled in gilt and blind. The spine is paneled and tooled in gilt, with the title likewise stamped. The armorial bookplate of the Barton Library is present on the front pastedown. A leaf with a bibliographical inscription initialed "J.F." and corrected by T.P. Barton is bound-in after the front free endpaper. This copy is bound out of order, with Julia Agrippina before Cleopatra. Julia Agrippina is interleaved. The general title page (chi1) is wanting.
Other physical details
15 cm (12 mo))
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Two tragedies : viz. Cleopatra, Queene of Aegypt, and Agrippina, Empress of Rome, written by Thomas May
Link
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: A℗ø(-A1+chi℗ø) B-D℗£℗ø Éþ, ℗øA℗£℗ø(-A1,2,11,12+chi℗ø) B-D℗£℗ø Éœ
  • General title printed on chi1v. Each work has a special title page
  • Leaf ℗øchi1 is blank
  • Leaves ℗øA11-12 are cancelled
  • Title page vignettes; head- and tailpieces; initials
  • The two tragedies, originally issued separately in 1639, were reissued in 1654 with cancel titles, a single 8vo leaf, verso blank, dated 1654, being prefixed to a collection of the separate 1639 editions (see Greg)
Extent
1 online resource ([190] pages
Form of item
online
Note
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy bound in ca. 19th-century red goatskin panelled in gilt and blind. The spine is paneled and tooled in gilt, with the title likewise stamped. The armorial bookplate of the Barton Library is present on the front pastedown. A leaf with a bibliographical inscription initialed "J.F." and corrected by T.P. Barton is bound-in after the front free endpaper. This copy is bound out of order, with Julia Agrippina before Cleopatra. Julia Agrippina is interleaved. The general title page (chi1) is wanting.
Other physical details
15 cm (12 mo))
Specific material designation
remote

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