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Title Edgar and Emmeline
Author Hawkesworth, John  
Date n.d.
Licence Application Date No application.
First Performance Date n.d.
Document Type Play  
Library/Archive The Huntington Library  
Collection Name John Larpent Plays
Reference LA185
Language English
Document Description A manuscript fairy tale. Edgar, son to the Earl of Kent, is disguised a woman under the name Elfrida. Emmeline, the Daughter to the Earl of Northumberland, is disguised as a man under the name of Gondibert.
Theme Royalty & Aristocracy  Myths, Legends, Folk Tales & Fairy Tales  
Lord Chamberlain Cavendish, William (4th Duke of Devonshire)  
Examiner at time of Licence Application Chetwynd, William  
Deputy Examiner at time of Licence Application Capell, Edward  
Genre Comedy  
Acts Two  
Geographical Setting Windsor Castle  
Keywords fairy tale  fairy  family  aristocracy  disguise  cross-dressingg  
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