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The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

Shakespeare, William (Book - 2004)
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Each edition includes: • Freshly edited text based on the best early printed version of the play • Full explanatory notes conveniently placed on pages_facing the text of the play • Scene-by-scene plot summaries • A key to famous lines and phrases • An introduction to reading Shakespeare's language • An essay by a leading Shakespeare scholar providing_a modern perspective on the play • Illustrations from the Folger Shakespeare_Library's vast holdings of rare books TEACHERS: Lesson plans for this play are available at_www.folger.edu. To receive a curriculum guide for this play, email your request to folger.marketing@simonandschuster.com. Please specify PDF or print version. Essay by Michael Neill The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C., is home to the world's largest collection of Shakespeare's printed works, and a magnet for Shakespeare scholars from around the globe. In addition to exhibitions open to the public throughout the year, the Folger offers a full calendar of performances and programs. For more information, visit www.folger.edu.
Authors: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
Uniform Title: Hamlet
Title: The tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
Publisher: New York : Washington Square Press, 2004, c1992
Characteristics: liii, 342 p. :,ill. ;,21 cm
Statement of Responsibility: by William Shakespeare ; edited by Barbara A. Mowat and Paul Werstine
Alternate Title: Hamlet
ISBN: 9780743482783
Branch Call Number: 822.33 Q3m 2004
Subject Headings: Princes Drama Denmark Drama Revenge Drama Fathers Death Drama Murder victims' families Drama Kings and rulers Succession Drama Hamlet (Legendary character) Drama Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Hamlet
Genre/Form: Tragedies
Topical Term: Princes
Murder victims' families
Kings and rulers
Hamlet (Legendary character)
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Hamlet's uncle poisoned Hamlet's father so he could claim the throne and marry Hamlet's mother- that would be enough to drive anyone crazy. Not to mention a clinging girlfriend and a persistant ghost. A timeless story written in beautiful, bold descriptive King James English.

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