William Shakespeare (attrib.) (unknown date)
29 June 1660 (SR2, 2.271, CLIO)
|Entred for his copies under the hand of MASTER THRALE warden, the severall plays following that is to say . . . . xiijs
Unknown; presumably it would have been performed by the Lord Chamberlain's / King's men.
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In a variant of the formulation he applies to each of the three plays registered by Moseley in 1660, Bentley writes: “It is most unlikely that The History of King Stephen was written by Shakespeare, for no other reference to the title is known” (5.1361).
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