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Author Carlell, Lodowick, 1602?-1675.

Title The fool would be a favourit : or, The discreet lover (1657) / by Lodowick Carlell ; printed from the edition of 1657 ; with an introduction by Allardyce Nicoll ...

Published [Waltham Saint Lawrence, Berkshire] : Golden Cockerel press, 1926.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description xii, 8 unnumbered pages, 88 pages, 2 unnumbered pages ; 20 cm.
Series Berkshire series ; no. III.
Berkshire series ; no. 3.
Notes Edition limited to 550 copies.
Original t. p. reads: The fool would be a favourit: or, The discreet lover, London, Printed for Humphrey Moseley, ... to be sold at his shop. 1657.
A trage-comedy. Written by Lodowick Carlell.
The text of this edition is a reproduction of that of 1657, with a few corrections of obvious printer's errors.
Originally published with the author's Osmond, the great Turk, under the title: Two new playes.
Local note SpC/PRIV copy is no. 102. It has the bookplates of Francis E. Bliss & Orde Poynton.
Other author Nicoll, Allardyce, 1894-1976.
Subject English drama -- 17th century.
English literature -- 17th century.
Variant Title Discreet lover.
Local author Bliss, Francis E. Former owner.
Local donor Poynton, Orde Donor.
Local author Golden Cockerel Press. Publisher.