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CHISWICK PRESS :-C. WHITTINGHAM, TOOKS COURT,

CHANCERY LANE.

[DEDICATION OF THE SECOND EDITION.]

TO) TIIE MEMORY OF HIS FRIEND

FRANCIS DOUCE, ESQ.

WHOSE PROFOUND ANTIQUARIAN LEARNING SO

HAPPILY ILLUSTRATED THESE DRAMAS,

This Edition

IS GRATEFULLY AND AFFECTIONATELY

DEDICATED

BY THE EDITOR.

NOTE.

In issuing a Third Edition of this work, the publishers have taken the opportunity of incorporating various emendations left by the late Mr. Singer. The preliminary “Life” also has been improved by the excision of certain references to unauthentic documents which had inadvertently been left in the Second Edition, and a few pages have been devoted to the results of recent criticism on the order of the Plays

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