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Author: Leighton, Alexander, 1568-1649.
Title: A shorte treatise against stage-playes.
Publication info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 April (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: A shorte treatise against stage-playes.
Leighton, Alexander, 1568-1649.

[Amsterdam]: Printed [by the successors of Giles Thorp], in the yeere of our Lord 1625.
Alternate titles: Treatise of stage-playes.
Notes:
Anonymous. By Alexander Leighton.
Identification of printers from STC.
Running title reads: A treatise of stage-playes.
Identified as STC 24232 on UMI microfilm.
Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.
Subject terms:
Theater -- England -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Early works to 1800.
Theater -- England -- History -- Early works to 1800.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A05288.0001.001

Contents
title page
AN HVMBLE SVPPLICATION TENDRED to the High and Honourable House OF PARLIAMENT, Assembled May xviij. 1625.
A SHORT TREATISE OF STAGE-PLAYES.
The Preface.
1. The originall beginning of Stage-playes.
II. The ende for which Playes were devised.
III. The argument of Stage-playes.
The second reason.
The third reason.
The fourth Reason.
The fift Reason.
The sixth Reason.
The seauenth Reason.