The Resource The wits, or, Sport upon sport : being a curious collection of several drols and farces, presented and shewn for the merriment and delight of wise men, and the ignorant, as they have been sundry times acted in publique, and private, in London at Bartholomew in the countrey at other faires, in halls and taverns, on several mountebancks stages, at Charing Cross, Lincolns-Inn-Fields, and other places, by several stroleing players, fools, and fidlers, and the mountebancks zanies, with loud laughter, and great applause, written I know not when, by several persons, I know not who, but now newly collected by your old friend to please you, Francis Kirkman

The wits, or, Sport upon sport : being a curious collection of several drols and farces, presented and shewn for the merriment and delight of wise men, and the ignorant, as they have been sundry times acted in publique, and private, in London at Bartholomew in the countrey at other faires, in halls and taverns, on several mountebancks stages, at Charing Cross, Lincolns-Inn-Fields, and other places, by several stroleing players, fools, and fidlers, and the mountebancks zanies, with loud laughter, and great applause, written I know not when, by several persons, I know not who, but now newly collected by your old friend to please you, Francis Kirkman

Label
The wits, or, Sport upon sport : being a curious collection of several drols and farces, presented and shewn for the merriment and delight of wise men, and the ignorant, as they have been sundry times acted in publique, and private, in London at Bartholomew in the countrey at other faires, in halls and taverns, on several mountebancks stages, at Charing Cross, Lincolns-Inn-Fields, and other places, by several stroleing players, fools, and fidlers, and the mountebancks zanies, with loud laughter, and great applause
Title
The wits, or, Sport upon sport
Title remainder
being a curious collection of several drols and farces, presented and shewn for the merriment and delight of wise men, and the ignorant, as they have been sundry times acted in publique, and private, in London at Bartholomew in the countrey at other faires, in halls and taverns, on several mountebancks stages, at Charing Cross, Lincolns-Inn-Fields, and other places, by several stroleing players, fools, and fidlers, and the mountebancks zanies, with loud laughter, and great applause
Statement of responsibility
written I know not when, by several persons, I know not who, but now newly collected by your old friend to please you, Francis Kirkman
Title variation
  • Wits
  • Sport upon sport
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UBC
Citation location within source
W3220A
Citation source
Wing
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1632-approximately 1680
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kirkman, Francis
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z2002
LC item number
.U58
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drolls
  • Drolls
Target audience
general
Label
The wits, or, Sport upon sport : being a curious collection of several drols and farces, presented and shewn for the merriment and delight of wise men, and the ignorant, as they have been sundry times acted in publique, and private, in London at Bartholomew in the countrey at other faires, in halls and taverns, on several mountebancks stages, at Charing Cross, Lincolns-Inn-Fields, and other places, by several stroleing players, fools, and fidlers, and the mountebancks zanies, with loud laughter, and great applause, written I know not when, by several persons, I know not who, but now newly collected by your old friend to please you, Francis Kirkman
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The black man -- Venus and Adonis, or, The maid's philosophy -- Philetis and Constantia -- King Ahasuerus and Queen Esther -- King Solomon's wisdom -- Diphilo and Granida -- Wiltshire Tom -- Oenone, a pastoral -- The merry conceited humours of Bottom the Weaver -- The cheater cheated
Control code
606661649
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([24], 56 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
lossless
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cl0037000031
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)606661649
Label
The wits, or, Sport upon sport : being a curious collection of several drols and farces, presented and shewn for the merriment and delight of wise men, and the ignorant, as they have been sundry times acted in publique, and private, in London at Bartholomew in the countrey at other faires, in halls and taverns, on several mountebancks stages, at Charing Cross, Lincolns-Inn-Fields, and other places, by several stroleing players, fools, and fidlers, and the mountebancks zanies, with loud laughter, and great applause, written I know not when, by several persons, I know not who, but now newly collected by your old friend to please you, Francis Kirkman
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The black man -- Venus and Adonis, or, The maid's philosophy -- Philetis and Constantia -- King Ahasuerus and Queen Esther -- King Solomon's wisdom -- Diphilo and Granida -- Wiltshire Tom -- Oenone, a pastoral -- The merry conceited humours of Bottom the Weaver -- The cheater cheated
Control code
606661649
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([24], 56 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
lossless
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cl0037000031
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)606661649

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