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Title Richard II
Document Type Preparation Copy
Reference 2d folio Covent Garden
Primary Association Roberts, James B.
Associated Names Kean, Edmund, Purland, Theodosius; Halliwell-Phillipps, J. O.
Publication Date 1623
Theatre Covent Garden
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 6 Mar 1738
Description Transcription by John Roberts of the Covent Garden 1738 production.
Genre History
Theme(s) History, Politics and Corruption; Royalty, Aristocracy and Class
Roles Mr Kean - Richard II
Content Keywords politics, royalty, crime, war, soldier, power, money, historical figure
Context Keywords cast, character, arms, stage, blocking
Visual Content Contains large sketches of the combat scene and the Parliament scene, an illustration of Mr Kean as Richard II, illustrations of coats of arms and Stratford-upon-Avon scenes.
Edition Second Folio
Shattuck Code RII 2
Play Richard II
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.