Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: Vortigern. A malevolent and impotent attack on the Shakspeare MSS. having appeared, on the eve of representation of the play of Vortigern, ... Mr. Ireland feels it impossible, ... to produce an answer to the most illiberal and unfounded assertions in Mr. Malone's enquiry. ...

Digital Image File Name: 
125509
Source Call Number: 
PR2950.A5I7 Cage
Source Creator: 
Ireland, W. H. (William Henry), 1777-1835.
Source Title: 
Vortigern. A malevolent and impotent attack on the Shakspeare MSS. having appeared, on the eve of representation of the play of Vortigern, ... Mr. Ireland feels it impossible, ... to produce an answer to the most illiberal and unfounded assertions in Mr. Malone's enquiry. ...
Source Created or Published: 
[1796]
Physical Description: 
recto
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Ireland, W. H. (William Henry), 1777-1835.
Title (Hamnet): 
Vortigern. A malevolent and impotent attack on the Shakspeare MSS. having appeared, on the eve of representation of the play of Vortigern, ... Mr. Ireland feels it impossible, ... to produce an answer to the most illiberal and unfounded assertions in Mr. Malone's enquiry. ...
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
[London,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
1796]
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
1 sheet ; 1/4⁰.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Relating to the play purported to be by Shakespeare but actually by Samuel William Henry Ireland himself, first produced in 1796.
Notes (Hamnet): 
"The play is now at the press, and will in a very few days be laid before the public". 'Vortigern' was in fact published in 1799.
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC (RLIN) T198590