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All for love: or, the world well lost. A tragedy, as it is acted at the Theatre-Royal; and written in imitation of Shakespeare's stile. By John Dryden, servant to His Majesty.

  • Author

    Dryden, John

    Shakespeare, William

  • Date published

    1678

  • Publisher

    [London] : In the Savoy: printed by Tho. Newcomb, for Henry Herringman, at the Blew Anchor in the lower walk of the New-Exchange, 1678.

  • Subject

    Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, d. 30 B.C. Drama Early works to 1800.

General note: Based on: Shakespeare, William. Anthony and Cleopatra. With a final epilogue leaf. "Mr. Wise has suggested that the dedication and preface were supplied by the author after the half-sheet containing the title and prologue was printed. .. the verso of the second unsigned leaf has the catchword 'ALL' referring to the drop-heading on recto B, while the catchword on verso [b4] is 'THE' presumably referring to '[THE] PROLOGUE ..'--cf. Pforzheimer Catalogue. pi1 A4 b4 chi1 B-L4; with additional leaf signed L, bearing "Epilogue. Spoken by Mr. Barrey", possibly not belonging UK-SuSCL Cited in: Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), D2229 Macdonald, H. Dryden, 82a Woodward and McManaway, 379 Pforzheimer, 313 Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. University Microfilms, 1966, 1984. 2 microfilm reels ; 35mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700; 208:24; 1549:1). Microopaque. New York, N.Y. : Readex, 1953. 2 microopaques ;23 x 15 cm. (Three centuries of drama. English, 1642-1700) (Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1830). Also available in microfiche. Ownership and custodial history: Deposited by the RSC UK-SuSCL