M. William Shak-speare: His True Chronicle Historie of the life and death of King Lear and his three Daughters

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Title
M. William Shak-speare: His True Chronicle Historie of the life and death of King Lear and his three Daughters
Additional title: Plays. King Lear. 1608
Additional title: M. William Shak-speare
Names
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1608
Place: London
Publisher: Printed for Nathaniel Butter
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KC 1608 (Shakespeare, W. M. William Shak-speare: His True Chronicle Historie of the life and death of King Lear and his three Daughters)
Topics
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Lear
Genres
Books
Notes
Ownership: Lenox Collection. The Heber copy.
Exhibitions: Title page: TL 17.01.1008
Citation/reference: Indexed in: STC 22292; Bartlett: Census, 504
Physical Description
Extent: 41 l. 19 cm. (4to.)
Title vignette: printer's mark of Nicholas Okes (McKerrow316)
Description
M. William Shak-speare: His True Chronicle Historie of the life and death of King Lear and his three Daughters. With the vnfortunated life of Edgar, sonne and heire to the Earle of Gloster, and his sullen and assumed humor of Tom of Bedlam: As it was played before the Kings Maiestie at Whitehall vpon S. Stephans night in Christmas Hollidayes. By his Maiesties seruants playing vsually at the Gloabe on the Bancke-side. [from title]
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14395077
NYPL Exhibition ID: TL 17.01.1008
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 412a81a0-d505-0136-ea25-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1564: Creator Born
  • 1608: Issued
  • 1616: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "M. William Shak-speare" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1608. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7ff4de4b-de24-be92-e040-e00a18060a0b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "M. William Shak-speare" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7ff4de4b-de24-be92-e040-e00a18060a0b

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1608). M. William Shak-speare Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7ff4de4b-de24-be92-e040-e00a18060a0b

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M. William Shak-speare