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Title
Hamlet: as performed by Edwin Booth
Additional title: Hamlet
Names
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 (Author)
Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893 (Actor)
J.P. Davis & Speer (Firm) (Engraver)
Baker & Godwin (Printer)
Pope, John (American painter, 1821-1881) (Artist)
Collection

Billy Rose Theatre Collection scripts

Plays

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1866 (Inferred)
Place: New York
Publisher: Baker & Godwin Printers
Library locations
Billy Rose Theatre Division
Shelf locator: NCOF+ 75-1025 [no. 4]
Topics
Drama
English drama
Promptbooks
Drama -- Promptbooks and typescripts
Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893
Genres
Drama
Illustrations
Notes
Cover title.
Content: Includes cast list.
Content: Includes essay on Hamlet by Gervinus, translated from the German.
Ownership: Cover inscribed "Miss Cary [Emma] with kind regards of Edwin Booth."
Content: Portrait of Edwin Booth as Hamlet by Pope Inserted.
Content: Includes appendix "The representatives of Hamlet."
Physical Description
Extent: Vi, 40 p. illus. 24 cm.
Type of Resource
Text
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG754664932-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10277449
NYPL Exhibition ID: LPA 16.503.18
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5c949b80-7468-0134-d2bf-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1564: Creator Born
  • 1616: Creator Died
  • 1866: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. "Hamlet" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1866. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5c949b80-7468-0134-d2bf-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. "Hamlet" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5c949b80-7468-0134-d2bf-00505686a51c

APA Format

Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. (1866). Hamlet Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5c949b80-7468-0134-d2bf-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Hamlet