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==Theatrical Provenance==
 
==Theatrical Provenance==
  
Admiral's men.
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Henslowe paid Drayton and Munday a total of £6 on behalf of the Admiral's men at the end of 1597 / start of 1598.
  
  

Revision as of 11:14, 2 February 2011

Michael Drayton and Anthony Munday (1597)


Historical Records

Henslowe's Diary

F37v / Greg 1.70:

layde owt the 22 of desemb[er] 1597 for a boocke called } iijll
mother Readcape to antony monday & mr drayton . . . . }


Layd owt the 28 of desemb[er] 1597 to antoney monday }
toward his boocke wch J delyvered to thomas . . . . . . . } vs
dowton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . }




F43v / Greg 1.82:

A Juste a cownt of all suche money as J haue
layde owt for my lord admeralles [men] players begynyng
the xj of octob[er] whose names ar as foloweth
borne gabrell shaw Jonnes dowten Jube towne
synger & the ij geffes 1597
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layd owt the 22 of desemb[er] 1597 for a boocke called } iijll
mother Read cape to antony monday & drayton . . . . . }


layd owt the 28 of desemb[er] 1597 for the boocke called } vs
mother Read cape to antoney mondaye . . . . . . . . . . . . .}




F44 / Greg 1.83:

layd owt for my lord admeralles meane as foloweth 1597
1597
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pd vnto antony monday & drayton for the laste .}
payment of the Boocke of mother Readcape the } lvs
5 of Jenewary 1597 the some of . . . . . . . . . . . .}




Theatrical Provenance

Henslowe paid Drayton and Munday a total of £6 on behalf of the Admiral's men at the end of 1597 / start of 1598.


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Greg notes that " 'Mother redd cappe her last will and Testament,' presumably a chapbook, was entered S. R. 10 Mar. 1595." (2.189).


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