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Document ReferencePw V 370
TitleAutograph MS verse, entitled 'Prologue or Epilogue To The Country Captain', by Thomas Shadwell; n.d. [c.1690]
Date1689-1690
Extent2 ff
LevelItem/file
Content DescriptionText consists of 31 lines.

Shadwell's prologue or epilogue to a revival of William Cavendish, Duke of Newcastle's play, The Country Captaine (London, 1649).
Title Of WorkPrologue or Epilogue To the Country Captain
First Line of PoemA Good Play cannot properly be sed
Last Line of PoemTo blow up Houses, and to quench a fire
LanguageEnglish
Physical DescriptionOne sheet folded once to form two folios
ConditionGood
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Post Horn within ornate and crowned shield, under the shield letters HG, 78 x 42 mm

Italic
WatermarkHorn (crowned shield)
Related MaterialUniversity of Nottingham Library:
University of Nottingham Library:
Publication NoteF. Needham, Welbeck miscellany, no 2 (1934) p 50

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA72873Shadwell; Thomas (c.1642-1692); Mr; dramatist and poetc.1642-1692
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