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Title Much Ado About Nothing
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Mu Ad 25
Primary Association Booth, Edwin
Associated Names Modjeska, Helena; Winter, William; Winter, William Jefferson; Magonigle, J.H.
Publication Date 1878
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 1889-1890
Description Unmarked. Pasted in is a printed itinerary for the Booth-Modjeska tour of 1889-90. Includes a letter from J. H. Magonigle to Winter dated Jan. 9, 1893, a bookplate of William Winter and the autograph of W. Jefferson Winter at the top of p.9.
Genre Comedy
Theme(s) Religion, Culture and Society; Love and Marriage; Women and Femininity
Roles Edwin Booth - Benedick
Content Keywords love, morality, jealousy, soldier, humour, friendship, reconciliation, women, society
Context Keywords character, stage
Visual Content Contains an engraving of Booth as Benedick and photo of Booth pasted in.
Edition Booth-Winter edition, 1890
Shattuck Code MA 41
Play Much Ado About Nothing
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.