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The first part of Henry the Fourth with the life and death of Henry sirnamed Hot-Spurre by William Shakespeare

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Published by Applause Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Henry -- IV, -- King of England, -- 1367-1413 -- Drama

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Edition Notes

Statementby William Shakespeare ; prepared & annotated by Neil Freeman
SeriesThe Applause Shakespeare library, Applause first folio editions
ContributionsFreeman, Neil
The Physical Object
Paginationlii, 124 p. ;
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16983631M
ISBN 101557834172
LC Control Number00103947

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Henry IV, Part 1 is a history play by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written no later than It is the second play in Shakespeare's tetralogy dealing with the successive reigns of Richard II, Henry IV (two plays, including Henry IV, Part 2), and Henry V. Henry IV, Part 1 depicts a span of history that begins with Hotspur's battle at Homildon in Northumberland against Douglas. This play is not so much about Bolingbroke/Henry IV, as it is the first of a vast trilogy on Prince Hal/Henry V — from Eastcheap to Azincourt. The first part of Henry IV tells the events of the rebellion of the barons, following the lead of young Harry Percy, against the king they initially placed on the throne of England/5. Note: 1 Henry IV has two main plots that intersect in a dramatic battle at the end of the play. The first plot concerns King Henry IV, his son, Prince Harry, and their strained relationship. The second concerns a rebellion that is being plotted against King Henry by a discontented family of noblemen. The First part of King Henry the Fourth Shakespeare homepage | Henry IV, part 1 | Entire play ACT I SCENE I. London. The palace. And now I will unclasp a secret book, And to your quick-conceiving discontents Enter KING HENRY IV, PRINCE HENRY, LORD JOHN LANCASTER, EARL OF WESTMORELAND, with WORCESTER and VERNON prisoners.

Get this from a library! The first part of Henry the Fourth. [William Shakespeare; R C Bald] -- Presents Shakespeare's play about civil war and the maturing of a prince Hal, Henry V of England. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Aug 24,  · The First Part of King Henry the Fourth (Book): Shakespeare, William: Penguin Putnam"I feel that I have spent half my career with one or another Pelican Shakespeare in my back pocket. Convenience, however, is the least important aspect of the new Pelican Shakespeare series. Here is an elegant and clear text for either the study or the rehearsal room, notes where you need . Henry IV, Part 2 is a history play by William Shakespeare believed to have been written between and It is the third part of a tetralogy, preceded by Richard II and Henry IV, Part 1 and succeeded by Henry V.. The play is often seen as an extension of aspects of Henry IV, Part 1, rather than a straightforward continuation of the historical narrative, placing more emphasis on the.

From a general summary to chapter summaries to explanations of famous quotes, the SparkNotes Henry IV, Part 1 Study Guide has everything you need to ace quizzes, tests, and essays. The First Part of King Henry the Fourth: Texts and Contexts (Bedford Shakespeare) by William Shakespeare and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This teaching edition of Shakespeare’s The First Part of King Henry the Fourth responds to the needs of instructors using a variety of approaches to Shakespeare, including historical and cultural studies approaches. The play is accompanied by 6 sets of primary documents and illustr. Feb 26,  · This video captures the full audio of our very first production of "Henry IV, Part 1," done in , along with all surviving images by Bob Moran and Memory Lane Studios. The performance was.