WorldCat Identities

Playford, Henry 1657-

Overview
Works: 317 works in 901 publications in 3 languages and 9,580 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Handbooks and manuals  Hymnals  Hymns  Scores  Controversial literature  Poetry  Ballads 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Publisher, Printer, Book producer, Author of introduction, Bookseller
Classifications: PR1121, 783.4
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Most widely held works about Henry Playford
 
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Harmonia sacra by Henry Playford( )

48 editions published between 1688 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 498 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( )

16 editions published between 1687 and 1968 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Diverting post( )

in English and held by 182 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 143 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

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 )

16 editions published in 1705 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wit and mirth: or, pills to purge melancholy by Henry Playford( )

26 editions published in 1707 in English and held by 35 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

Songs compleat, pleasant and divertive; set to musick by John Blow, Henry Purcell, and other[s]. Together with some copies of verses, prologues, and epilogues by Henry Playford( Book )

10 editions published in 1719 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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 (327)

Latin (7)

Spanish (1)