Madman's Morris, The
Payments to Playwrights (Henslowe's Diary)
F.47 (Greg 1.89)
pd vnto mr willsone & mr deckers in fulle payment } of a boocke called the mad manes moris the 10 of } xxxxs July 1598 the some of . . . . . . . . . . . . }
Payments for Properties (Henslowe's Diary)
F.48 (Greg 1.91)
Lent vnto wm borne the 25 of July 1598 to by } a sewte of satten for the playe of the made } iiijll xiijs 4d manes moris the some of . . . . . . . . . . }
Greg, Papers, 121:
- Under Henslowe's title, A Note of all suche bookes as belong to the Stocke, and such as I have bought since the 3d of March 1598, is:
- Mad mans morris.
The Admiral's men acquired the full book and paid for properties for "The Madman's Morris" by late July 1598, suggesting a likely performance or performances shortly thereafter; the company was at the Rose at this time.
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