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Shakespeare His Contemporaries:
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Bibliography

STC/Wing:
STC 22436
ESTC:
Greg:
479a
DEEP:
Microfilm reel:
STC / 938:05

Playbook

Title Page

Title:

THE BIRD IN A CAGE. A Comedie.

Author(s):

IAMES SHIRLEY, Servant to Her Majesty.

Performance statement:

As it hath beene Presented at the Phœnix in Drury-Lane.

Imprint:

LONDON Printed by B. Alsop. and T. Fawcet. for William Cooke, and are to be sold at his Shop neere Furnivals-Jnne Gate, in Holborne. 1633.

General Title Page

Internal Title Page

Title page company(s):
Title page theater(s):
Title page date:

1633

Stationer Information

Location:
Printer(s):
Uncertain: 
No
Uncertain: 
No
Publisher(s):
Uncertain: 
No
Bookseller(s):
Uncertain: 
No

Physical Description

Format:
Paratextual materials:
DEDICATION: "The Epistle Dedicatorie" to: William Prynne (pamphleteer and lawyer); from: James Shirley [A2r]
TO THE READER: "The Printer to the Reader" [K4r]
CHARACTER LIST: "The Persons" [A1v]

Performance

First performance:

1633

First performed by: