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LIST of PLAYS alter'd from SHAKESPEARE.
INVENIES ETIAM DISJECTI MEMBRA POETAE.
Tempeft. The Tempest, or the Enchanted Illand. A Comedy, acted in Dorset Garden. By Sir W. Davenant and Dryden - 450.----1669.
The Tempeft, an Opera taken from Shakespeare. As it is performed at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane. By Mr. Garrick.-8v0.-1756.
Two Gentlemen of Verona. The Two Gentlemen of Verona. A Comedy written by Shakespeare, with alterations and additions, as it is performed at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane. By Mr. Victor.--8vo.-1763.
Merry IVives of Windsor.
Measure for Measure.
Measure for Measure, or Beauty the best Advocate. As it is acted at the Theatre in Lincolns Inn Fields; written originally by Mr. Shakespeare, and now very much altered: with additions of several Entertainments of Mufick By Mr. Gildon.- 40.-1700.
Much Ado alcut Nothing. The Law against Lovers. By Sir W. Davenant.-- Fol.1673
The Universal Paison. A Comedy as it is acted at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane, by his Majesties Servants. By James Miller. – 8v0.--17.37•
Love's Labour's Loft.
Midsummer Night's Dream.
The Fairy Queen, an Opera, represented at the Queen's Theatre by their Majesties Servants.-4to.--:692.
Pyramus and Thilbe, a Mock Opera, written by Shakespeare. Set to musick by Mr. Lampe. Performed at the Theatre Royal in Covent Garden.--8vo. 1745.
The Fairies, an Opera, taken from a Midsummer Night's Dream written by Shakespeare, as it is performed at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane. By Mr. Garrick.-8vo.1755.
A Midsummer Night's Dream, written by Shakespeare, with Alterations and Additions, and several new Songs. As it is performed at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane. By Mr. Colman.-8vo.--1763.
A Fairy Tale, in two acts, taken from Shakespeare. As it is performed at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane. By Mr. Colman.-8vo.-1763.
Merchant of Venice.
As you like it.
Ву C. Johnson.-8vo.-1723
The Modern Receipt, or a Cure for Love. A Comedy altered from Shakespeare. The Dedicatico is signed J. C. 12mo.-1739.
Taming of the Shrew. Sawny the Scott, or the Taming of the Shrew; a Cow. medy, as it is now acted at the Theatre Royal, and never bee fore printed. By John Lacy. 4to. - 1098. (Q2]
The Cobler of Preston, a Farce, as it is acted at the New Theatre in Lincoln's Inn Fields. By Christopher Bullock. 12m0. – 1716.
The Cobler of Preston, as it is acted at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane by his Majesty's Servants. By C. Johnfon.-8vo.-1716.
Catherine and Petruchio. By Mr. Garrick.-8vo. 1756.
Winter's Tale. The Winter's Tale, a Play altered from Shakespeare. By Charles Marth.-8vo.-1756.
Florize and Perdita, by Mr. Garrick. - 8vo.-1758.
Sheepthearing, or Florizel and Perdita, by-Dublin. 12mo.--1767.
The Sheep-hearing: a Dramatic Pastoral. In three acts. Taken from Shakespeare. As it is performed at the Theatre Royal in the Haymarket.-8v0.-1777.
Macbeth. Macbeth, a Tragedy, with all the Alterations, Amendments, Additions, and new Songs, as it is now acted at the Duke's Theatre. Dy Sir William Davenant.--40.-1674.
The Historical Tragedy of Macbeth (written originally by Shakespear) newly adapted to the itage, with Alterations, as performed at the Theatre in Edinburgh.-8v0.-1753.
King Jolin. Papal Tyranny in the Reign of King John, a Tragedy; as it is acted at the Theatre Royal in Covent Garden, by his Majesty's Servants. By Colley Cilber. 8vo.--1744.
K. Richard II. The History of King Richard the Second Acted at the Theatre Royal under the title of the Sicilian Ufurper: with a prefatory Epistle in vindication of the Author, occafioned by the Prohibition of his Play on the Stage. By N. Tate.
The Tragedy of King Richard Il. altered from Shakespear. By Lewis Theobald. 8vo. 1720.
King Pichard Il. a Tragedy, altered from Shakespeare, and the stile imitated. By James Goodhall. Printed at Manchester. 8vo. 1772.
King Henry IV. Part I.
King Henry IV. Part 11.
King Henry VI. Three Parts.
Henry the Sixth, the Second Part, or the Misery of Ci. vil War. As it was acted at the Duke's Theatre. By John Crowne. 4to. 1681,
Humfrey Duke of Gloucester, a Tragedy, as it is acted at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane by his Majesty's Servants. (A few speeches and lines only borrowed from Shakespeare.) By Ambrose Philips.
An Historical Tragedy of the Civil Wars in the Reign of King Henry VI. (being a Sequel to the Tragedy of Humfrey Duke of Gloucester, and an Introduction to the Tragical History of King Richard III.) Altered from Shakespeare in the year 1720. By Theo. Cibber. 8vo. No date,
King Richard III.
The Ingratitude of a Commonwealth, or the Fall of Caius Martius Coriolanus. As it is acted at the Theatre Royal. By Nahum Tate. 4to. 1682.
The Invader of his Country, or the Fatal Refentment. As it is acted at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane, by his Majesty's Servants. By John Dennis. 8vo. 1720.
Coriolanus, or the Roman Matron, a Tragedy, taken from Shakespeare and Thomson. As it is acted at the Thes atre Royal in Covent Garden: to which is added the Order of the Óvation. By Thomas Sheridan. 8vo. 1755.
Julius Caar. The Tragedy of Julius Caefar, with the Death of Brutus and Cassius : written originally by Shakespeare, and since altered by Sir William D'avenant and John Dryden Poets Laureat; as it is now acted by his Majesty's Company of Comedians at the Theatre Royal. To which is prefixed the Life of Julius Cæfar, abftracted from Plutarch and Suca tonius. 12mo. 1719.
The Tragedy of Julius Cæsar, altered, with a Prologue and Cherus. 4to. 1722.
I he Fragedy of Marcus Brutus, with the Prologue and the two last Chorufits. 4to. 1722. Both by John Sheffield Duke of Buckingham.
Antony and Cleopatra. Antony and Cleopatra, an Historical Play, written by William Shakespeare, fitted for the stage by abridging on ly; and now acted at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane by his Majefty's Servants. By Edward Capell. 12mo. 1758.
Timon of Abens. The History of Timon of Athen, the Man-hater. As it is acted at the Duke's Theatre, made into a Play, by Tho. Shadwell. 4to. 16-8.
Timon of Athers. As it is acted at the Theatre Royal on Richmond Green. Altered from Shakespeare and Shadwell. By James Love. 8vo. 1768.
Timon of Athens, altered from Shakespeare, a Tragedy, as it is acted at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane. By Mr. Cumberland. 8vo. 1771.
Titus Andronicus. Titus Andronicus,' or the Rape of Lavinia. Aded at the Theatre Royal. A Tragedy, altered from Mr. Shakes (peare's Works.' By Ldward Ravenscroft. 4to. 1687,