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Author Rowley, William, 1585?-1642?

Title The Birth of Merlin, or, The Childe hath found his Father [microform] : as it hath been several times acted with great applause / written by William Shakespear, and William Rowley.

Imprint [Amersham, England : Issued for subscribers by John S. Farmer, 1913]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Basement Library of English Literature Microfiche Cabinets  LEL 40005    ---  Available
Edition Students' facsimile ed.
Description [51] p.
Series Old English drama
Library of English literature ; LEL 40005.
Note London: Printed by Tho. Johnson for Francis Kirkman, and Henry Marsh, and are to be sold at the Princes Arms in Chancery-Lane, 1662.
"Kirkman's ascription of 'The birth of Merlin' as in part to Shakespeare is generally regarded as improbable."--Tudor facsimile texts.
Label pasted on front end-paper reads: ... The birth of Merlin, "written by William Shakespeare and William Rowley." Date of writing uncertain, probably c. 1620. Date of this the earliest and only known edition, 1662 [B.M. press-mark C. 34, 1.7] Reproduced in facsimile [Tudor facsimile texts] 1910.
Master microform held by: LrI.
Reproduction Microfiche. Chicago, Ill. : Library Resources, inc., 1970. 1 microfiche : positive ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of English literature ; LEL 40005).
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Spurious and doubtful works.
Added Title The childe hath found his father [microform]

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