Pity the Maid

Anon. (>1653)

Historical Records

Entered on Marriott's List (1653):

Pitty the Maid.

Theatrical Provenance


Probable Genre(s)


Possible Narrative and Dramatic Sources or Analogues

None known

References to the Play

None known

Critical Commentary

"The only evidence for the existence of a play of this name is Marriott's entry in the Stationers' Register" (Bentley, 5.1395).

For What It's Worth

For discussion of Marriott's list, follow this link: Marriott's List (1653).

It seems impossible to make any further progress on this one.

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