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The tragedie of Mariam, the faire queene of Iewry. VVritten by that learned, vertuous, and truly noble ladie, E.C.

  • Author

    Berkeley, Elizabeth

    Carey, Elizabeth

    Cary, Elizabeth

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    London : printed by Thomas Creede, for Richard Hawkins, and are to be solde at his shoppe in Chancery Lane, neere vnto Sargeants Inne, 1613.

  • Subject

    Mariamne, consort of Herod I, King of Judea, ca. 57-ca. 29 B.C. Drama Early works to 1800.

General note: E.C. = Elizabeth Cary, Viscountess Falkland. Also sometimes attributed to Lady Elizabeth Berkeley (nee Carey) and to her mother, Lady Elizabeth Carey. Signatures: pi² A4 (-A1) B-H4 I². The first leaf is blank. A1, originally with a dedication, is cancelled in most copies. Variant: A1 present. Lacks A1 UK-SuSCL Stationer's Register: Ent 17 December 1612. Cited in: STC (2nd ed.), 4613 Greg, I, 308 Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1960. 1 microfilm reel; 35 mm (Early English books, 1475-1640; 830:02). Microfilm. Marlborough, England: Adam Matthew Publications ; Oxford, England : Bodleian Photographic Service. 1998. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Women Advising Women: Part 5: Women's writing and advice, c.1450-1720, from the Bodleian Library, Oxford ;reel 10:6). Ownership and custodial history: Purchased from the executors of Revd. Edgar Innes Fripp (1861-1931) UK-SuSCL In 18th C hand name 'Lady Elizabeth Carew' in ink at lower margin of A2r, and signature E. Foot at top l-h of A2r; Ink marginal pen trials on B2r UK-SuSCL