Collection: British Library
Egerton MS 1994 is a manuscript collection of English Renaissance plays, now in the Egerton Collection of the British Library. Probably prepared by the actor William Cartwright around 1642, and later presented by him to Dulwich College, the collection contains unique copies of several Elizabethan, Jacobean, and Caroline dramas, including significant works like Edmund Ironside and Thomas of Woodstock.The collection contains fourteen plays and an anonymous masque:
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- The Elder Brother, by John Fletcher and Philip Massinger — folios 2–30
- Dick of Devonshire, attributed to Robert Davenport or Thomas Heywood — ff. 30–52
- The Captives, by Thomas Heywood — ff.