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The tragicall history of Doctor Faustus : as it hath been acted by the Right Honorable the Earle of Nottingham his servants: PB 1932.6

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Titles

The tragicall history of Doctor Faustus : as it hath been acted by the Right Honorable the Earle of Nottingham his servants

Maker(s)

Author: Marlowe, Christopher
Illustrator: Hughes-Stanton, Blair Rowlands
Publisher: Golden Hours Press
Printer: Chiswick Press
Designer: Sandford, Christopher
Designer: Newbery, Francis J.

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Description

Written by Christopher Marlowe ... ; newly imprinted with engravings by Blair Hughes-Stanton.

[5],55,[2]p : ill ; 28cm

Place(s) associated

  • London

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1944-05-26) by Thompson, Henry Francis Herbert, Sir, Bart

Dating

Production date: AD 1932

Note

"This edition of Marlowe's works has been planned by C. Sandford and F. J. Newbery and printed for The Golden Hours Press at the Chiswick Press. The type used is "Bembo", revived from an early Aldine fount. The paper is pure rag handmade... Of this volume 250 copies have been printed, 200 only being for sale."--Colophon Museum has copy no. 39. Binding: half red morocco, marbled cloth sides, gilt fillets; 2 raised bands and gilt lettering on spine; top edge of pages gilt.

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Illustrations

Techniques used in production

Printing

Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 1932.6
Primary reference Number: 102727
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 30 June 2016 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "The tragicall history of Doctor Faustus : as it hath been acted by the Right Honorable the Earle of Nottingham his servants" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/102727 Accessed: 2024-07-23 16:15:06

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