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Title Henry VIII
Document Type Production Notes; Prompt Book
Reference Sb20
Primary Association Becks, George
Annotation Date c. 1880
Date of Production c. 1890-1899
Description "The Famous History of the Life of King Henry VIII by William Shakespeare." Intended to be a volume of 'The Actor's Shakespeare' edited by George Becks. Includes copious manuscript notes regarding costume, plots and properties followed by the printed, annotated prompt book.
Genre History
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Content Keywords royalty, love, politics, religion, women, justice, jealousy
Context Keywords examination, scenery, property, lighting, character, costume, stage, business, cues, lighting, blocking, music
Edition Works
Shattuck Code H VIII 58
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.