11 Dec 2006, 5:40 p.m. - Michael Robinson

Beaumont & Fletcher The edition Pepys examined on December 10th. 1663, but did not purchase, would have been:- 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 B 1581 Includes all the plays "not hitherto printed," except the Wild-goose chase, acted at Court in 1621 but the manuscript of which was only later recovered and printed separately in 1652. The edition in the Pepysian Library is:- Fifty comedies and tragedies. Written by Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher, Gentlemen. All in one volume. Published by the authors original copies, the songs to each play being added London: printed by J. Macock [and H. Hills], for John Martyn, Henry Herringman, Richard Marriot, MDCLXXIX [1679] [10], 280, 279-578, 557, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 2⁰. Wing B 1582

12 Dec 2006, 7:29 p.m. - cumgranosalis

additional source be for thy copy: Beaumont & Fletcher's Works (1 of 10) - the Custom of the Country (English) Beaumont & Fletcher's Works (2 of 10) - the Humourous Lieutenant (English) Beggars Bush From the Works of Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher (Volume 2 of 10) (English) The Faithful Shepherdess The Works of Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher (Volume 2 of 10). (English) The False One (English) A King, and No King (English) The Laws of Candy Beaumont & Fletcher's Works (3 of 10) (English) The Maids Tragedy (English) Philaster Love Lies a Bleeding (English) Rule a Wife, and Have a Wife Beaumont & Fletcher's Works (3 of 10) (English) The Scornful Lady (English) The Spanish Curate A Comedy (English) Wit Without Money The Works of Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher (English) The Works of Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher in Ten Volumes Volume I. (English) The Works of Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher Volume 2 of 10: Introduction to the Elder Brother (English) http://www.gutenberg.org/browse/authors/b#a3603

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