Way to Content All Women, or How a Man May Please His Wife

Richard Gunnell (1624)

Historical Records

Dramatic Records of Sir Henry Herbert

J. O. Halliwell-Phillips transcribed a number of Sir Henry Herbert's licensing records and compiled them in various scrapbooks now held at the Folger Shakespeare Library. Amongst them is the following transcription:

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For the Fortune--

The Way to content all Women or how a man may please his wife
written by Gunnell this 17 apr. 1624 __1li.

(Folger Shakespeare Library, MS W.b.156 ("Fortune"), p41. Reproduced by permission of the Folger Shakespeare Library)

Theatrical Provenance

Licensed by Herbert for performance at the Fortune, by the Palsgrave's Men.

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