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dirk   Link to this

George Chapman, 1559?-1634

"The Revenge of Bussy D'Ambois. A Tragedy. As it hath been often presented at the private Play-house in the White-Fryers. Written By George Chapman, London. Printed by T. S. and are to be sold by Iohn Helme [etc.] 1613"

Full text at:

Pepys Diary 15 November 1662

Michael Robinson   Link to this

An earlier play of Chapman's, to which the above is a sequal

Bussy D'Ambois: A Tragedie: As it hath been often presented at Paules. 1607. 4to.

with subsequent editions in 1646 & 1657.

inaquascripto   Link to this

Two quotables : "They're only be truly great who are truly good." V.i
"A poem, whose subject is not truth , but things like truth."
from the dedication.

in Aqua Scripto   Link to this

Dec 30 ref [below]; good to reread , but it be first play reference I doth fink.

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