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Michael Robinson   Link to this

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Comedies and tragedies written by Francis Beaumont and Iohn Fletcher Gentlemen. Neverprinted [sic] before, and now published by the authours originall copies.
London : printed for Humphrey Robinson, at the three Pidgeons, and for Humphrey Moseley, at the Princes Armes in St Pauls Church-yard, 1647.
[52], 75, [1], 143, [1], 165, [3], 71, [1], 172, 92, 51, p. 50, 28, 25-48 p., [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 2⁰.
Wing (CD-Rom, 1996), B1581; Pforzheimer, 53

This was the only edition available to Pepys in the diary period. He replaced the volume later with the 1679 folio 'Works,' PL 2623.

For history, plot etc.:-
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Custom_of_the_...

Cum grano salis   Link to this

Get thy copy 'ere.
Beaumont & Fletcher's Works (1 of 10) - the Custom of the Country by Beaumont

http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/12039
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