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Rowley, William 1585?-1642?

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Works: 259 works in 1,293 publications in 5 languages and 20,965 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Haunted house films  Detective and mystery films  Ghost films  Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Creator, Other
Classifications: PR2714, 822.3
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The changeling by Thomas Middleton( Book )

212 editions published between 1653 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacobean psychological tragedy in verse. In love with another, a fickle woman has her fiancé murdered by a deformed servant who loves her. 5 acts, 14 scenes, epilogue, 11 men, 3 women, extras, 6 interiors, 1 exterior
English drama, 1580-1642 by Tucker Brooke( Book )

1 edition published in 1933 in English and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fair quarrel by Thomas Middleton( Book )

32 editions published between 1622 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The witch of Edmonton : a critical edition by William Rowley( Book )

50 editions published between 1658 and 2017 in English and German and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The play, based on a sensational witchcraft trial of 1621, presents Mother Sawyer and her local community in the grip of a witch-mania reflecting popular belief and superstition of the time..."--Back cover
The Spanish gipsie, and All's lost by lust by Thomas Middleton( Book )

54 editions published between 1652 and 2007 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacobean and Caroline comedies by Robert Gilford Lawrence( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacobean tragedies by A. H Gomme( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1989 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classics of the Renaissance theater : seven English plays by J. Dennis Huston( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birth of Merlin, or, The childe hath found his father : as it hath been several times acted with great applause by William Rowley( Book )

19 editions published between 1662 and 1973 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birmingham Shakespeare Library. The ascription to Shakespeare is not generally accepted. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 13510839. (stc) Wing R2096. (vid) 99843. (DLPS) A57763.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A57763.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
The old law by Thomas Middleton( Book )

14 editions published between 1656 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeenth century English comedy about the law
The Thracian wonder : a comical history as it hath been several times acted with great applause by John Webster( Book )

22 editions published between 1661 and 1964 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First ed. Cf. BM. It is improbable that either Webster or Rowley wrote any of this play, despite the ascription on the t.p. Cf. DNB. Advertisement on p. [60]. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 12295175. (stc) Wing T1078A. (stc) Wise, T.J. Ashley Lib. VII, 203. (vid) 59005. (DLPS) A62477.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A62477.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Rowley, William, 1585?-1642?
The fair maid of the exchange; a comedy by Thomas Heywood( Book )

10 editions published between 1845 and 1966 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The excellent comedy called, the old law, or, A new way to please you by Philip Massinger( Book )

15 editions published between 1656 and 1995 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fortune by land and sea : a tragi-comedy, as it was acted with great applause by the Queens servants by Thomas Heywood( Book )

21 editions published between 1655 and 1994 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 12253576. (stc) Wing H1783. (vid) 57229. (DLPS) A43595.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A43595.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Rowley, William, 1585?-1642?
The changeling : as it was acted (with great applause) at the Privat house in Drury-Lane, and Salisbury Court by Thomas Middleton( Book )

19 editions published between 1653 and 1976 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birth of Merlin by William Rowley( Book )

35 editions published between 1662 and 2013 in English and German and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The changeling by Thomas Middleton( Visual )

25 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Jacobean parody of Shakespeare, written in the 17th century by Elizabethan playwrights, Beatrice is contracted to marry Alonzo, but is in love with Alsemero. She hires the deviant DeFlores to kill Alonzo. DeFlores, enamored of Beatrice, is blind to the terrible price he will pay
A new wonder, a woman never vext : a pleasant conceited comedy: sundry times acted ; never before printed by William Rowley( Book )

37 editions published between 1631 and 1982 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In verse. Printer's name from STC. With a tail-piece on L2r. Variant: lacking tail-piece. Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery. (marc) 99851489. (stc) STC (2nd ed.) 21423. (stc) Greg, II, 460. (vid) 16763. (DLPS) A11153.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A11153.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions
The travailes of the three English brothers, Sir Thomas, Sir Anthony, Mr. Robert Shirley by John Day( Book )

26 editions published between 1607 and 1994 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The three names on the title page are bracketed together, with "Shirley" printed only once. Printer's name from STC. Signatures: A4 (A1 + chi1) B-H4. With a dedication leaf inserted after the title page, signed "Iohn Day. William Rowley. George Wilkins.". Variant: lacking this leaf. Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery. (marc) 99845073. (stc) STC (2nd ed.) 6417. (stc) Greg, I, 248. (vid) 9949. (DLPS) A19978.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A19978.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Sherley, Thomas, -- Sir, -- 1564-1630? -- Drama. Rowley, William, 1585?-1642?. Sherley, Anthony, -- Sir, -- 1565-1635? -- Drama. Sherley, Robert, -- Sir, -- 1581?-1628 -- Drama. Wilkins, George, fl. 1607
A cure for a cuckold : a pleasant comedy by John Webster( Book )

20 editions published between 1661 and 1954 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The changeling
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William Rowley English Jacobean dramatist

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The witch of Edmonton : a critical editionThe Spanish gipsie, and All's lost by lust