Title Playes written by the thrice noble, illustrious, and excellent princess, the Lady Marchioness of Newcastle.
Category Book
Publication Place London
Publisher A. Warren for John Martyn, James Allestry, and Tho. Dicas
Physical Description [24], 675, [4]
Illustrations No
Frontispiece Yes
Translation Description
Dedication Cavendish, William, and "To those that do delight in Sences and wit"
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Genre Plays
Transcription Yes
Physical Locations University of Pennsylvania Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Digital Locations EEBO - full text, searchable. Women Writers Online - full text, searchable.
Digital Url https://github.com/textcreationpartnership/A53060
Notes Includes 10 preferatory letters to the reader. Contents: "An introduction to all my plays" and "v. I. Love's adventures. The several witts. Youth's glory, and death's banquet. The lady. Contemplation. Wits cabal. Unnatural tragedy. Publick wooing. The matrimonial trouble. Natures three daughters, Beauty, Love & Wit. The religious. The comical hash. Bell in campo. The apocriphal ladies. The female academy.--v. II. The sociable companions. The presence. Twenty nine scenes design'd for The presence. The bridals. The convent of pleasure. A piece of a play design'd to have been call'd The blazing world." (Worldcat)
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