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Title Henry VIII
Document Type Preparation Copy; Stage Manager's Book
Reference Henry VIII 12
Primary Association Kean, Charles
Associated Names Ellis, George
Publication Date 1852
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 16 May 1855
Description Stage manager's workbook written by George Ellis. Cuts on full text do not correspond to the traditional Kemble cutting. Many rough maps and many jottings of stage business.
Genre History
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Content Keywords royalty, love, politics, religion, women, justice, jealousy
Context Keywords cues, stage, music, sound effects, property, character
Visual Content Contains illustrations of various scenes and characters of the play.
Edition Knight's National Edition, 1852
Shattuck Code H VIII 36
Play Henry VIII
Library Folger Shakespeare Library
Note Please note that some of the metadata for this document has been drawn from the Folger Shakespeare Library's online catalogue and 'The Shakespeare Prompt books, A Descriptive Catalogue' by Charles H. Shattuck.