WorldCat Identities

Playford, Henry 1657-

Overview
Works: 315 works in 896 publications in 4 languages and 9,585 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Handbooks and manuals  Newspapers  Controversial literature  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Publisher, Printer, Book producer, Author of introduction, Bookseller
Classifications: PR1121, 784
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Harmonia sacra by Henry Playford( )

39 editions published between 1688 and 1988 in 5 languages and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Banquet of musick, or, A Collection of the newest and best songs sung at court and at publick theatres. with a thorow-bass for the theorbo-lute, bass-viol, harpsichord, or organ by Henry Playford( )

17 editions published between 1687 and 1984 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wit and mirth: or, Pills to purge melancholy by Thomas D'Urfey( )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Diverting post( )

in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A choice collection of lessons for the harpsichord or spinnet : a facsimile of the London, 1696 edition by Henry Purcell( )

6 editions published between 1696 and 1963 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luctus britannici, or, The tears of the British muses for the death of John Dryden, Esq., late poet laureat to Their Majesties, K. Charles and K. James the Second by Abel Roper( Book )

14 editions published between 1700 and 1966 in English and Latin and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wit and mirth, an antidote against melancholy : compounded of ingenious and witty ballads, songs, and catches, and other pleasant and merry poems by Henry Playford( Book )

12 editions published between 1682 and 1986 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Second part of The dancing master, or, Directions for dancing country dances : with the tunes to each dance for the violin or flute ... : all new dances never before printed by John Playford( Book )

9 editions published between 1696 and 1968 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wit and mirth: or pills to purge melancholy : being a collection of the best merry ballads and songs, old and new. by Henry Playford( Book )

36 editions published between 1699 and 2010 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The divine companion by Henry Playford( Book )

21 editions published between 1709 and 2005 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wit and mirth: or, pills to purge melancholy Being a collection of the best merry ballads and songs, old and new. by Henry Playford( Book )

8 editions published in 1707 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.59 (from 0.43 for Wit and mi ... to 0.86 for Henry Play ...)

Alternative Names
H. P 1657-

H. P b. 1657

H. P. (Henry Playford), 1657-

H. P. (Henry Playford), b. 1657

Henry Playford English music publisher

Merryman 1657- Doctor

Merryman b. 1657 Doctor

Merryman Doctor

Merryman, Doctor, 1657-

Merryman, Doctor, b. 1657

P, H. 1657-

P, H. b. 1657

P., H. (Henry Playford), 1657-

P., H. (Henry Playford), b. 1657

Playford, Henry b. 1657

Languages
English (337)

Latin (5)

French (1)

Spanish (1)