Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Folger Shakespeare Library Digital Image Collection
Source Creator:
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Source Title:
The tragical history of King Richard III. Altered ... by Colley Cibber ... Marked with the variations in the manager’s book, at ... Drury Lane ...
Source Created or Published:
1793
Physical Description:
frontispiece || A1r (title page)
Source Call Number:
PROMPT Rich.III 4
Digital Image File Name:
37032
Digital Image Type:
FSL collection
Hamnet Bib ID:
80311
Hamnet Holdings ID:
82348
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD:
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Creator (Hamnet):
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Title (Hamnet):
The tragical history of King Richard III. Altered ... by Colley Cibber ... Marked with the variations in the manager's book, at ... Drury Lane ...
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
London:
Creator or Publisher (Hamnet):
Printed for W. Lowndes and S. Bladon,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
1793.
Physical Description (Hamnet):
71 p. front. Interleaved.
Notes (Hamnet):
Promptbook.
Notes (Hamnet):
Marked by George Frederick Cooke; signed and dated '1808' by him.
Notes (Hamnet):
Ms. cast lists for Covent Garden, 1800 and 1807. (Cooke as Richard)
Notes (Hamnet):
Ms. properties list at beginning.
Notes (Hamnet):
Ms. (pencil) description of Cooke's death on front flyleaves.
Notes (Hamnet):
"This book ... was given to J. P. Hicks by Miss M. A. Brandon daughter of ... Mr. James Brandon ... 10 March 1879" (possibly James W. Brandon, a Covent Garden box bookkeeper)
Citations (Hamnet):
Shattuck: RIII, 3.
Subject (Hamnet):
Cast list.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Cooke, George Frederick, 1756-1812.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Brandon, James R., former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Hicks, J. P., former owner.
Call Number (Hamnet):
PROMPT Rich.III 4

The tragical history of King Richard III. Altered ... by Colley Cibber ... Marked wi…