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  • Title: Measure for Measure (Folio, 1623)
  • Editor: Kristin Lucas

  • Copyright Kristin Lucas. This text may be freely used for educational, non-profit purposes; for all other uses contact the Editor.
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Editor: Kristin Lucas
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    Measure for Measure (Folio, 1623)

    The Scene Vienna.
    The names of all the Actors.
    Vincentio: the Duke.
    2940Angelo, the Deputie.
    Escalus, an ancient Lord.
    Claudio, a yong Gentleman.
    Lucio, a fantastique.
    2. Other like Gentlemen.
    Thomas. }
    Peter. } 2. Friers.
    Elbow, a simple Constable.
    Froth, a foolish Gentleman.
    Abhorson, an Executioner.
    Barnardine, a dissolute prisoner.
    Isabella, sister tp Claudio.
    Mariana, betrothed to Angelo.
    2955Iuliet, beloved of Claudio.
    Fransisca, a Nun.
    Mistris Ouer-don, a Bawd.