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Author : William Shakespeare Pages : 342 pages Publisher : Simon Schuster Language : en-US ISBN-10 : 074347712X ISBN-13 : 9780743477 123

Hamlet Ha mle t is the stor y of the Prin ce of Den mar k wh o lear ns of the


dea th of his fath er at the han ds of his unc le, Cla udi us. Cla udi us mu rde rs Ha mle t's fath er, his ow n bro the r, to tak e the thr one of Den


mar k and to mar ry Ha mle t's wid ow ed mot her . Ha mle t is sun k into a stat e of gre at des pair as a res ult of disc ove ring the mu rde r of his fath


er and the infi deli ty of his mot her . Ha mle t is tor n bet we en his gre at sad nes s and his des ire for the rev eng e of his fath er's mu rde r.E ach Fol


ger edit ion incl ude s:Fre shl y edit ed text bas ed on the bes t earl y prin ted ver sio n of the pla yFull exp lan ato ry not es con ven ient ly pla ced on


pag es faci ng the text of the pla ySce nebysce ne plot su mm arie sA key to fam ous line s and phr ase sAn intr odu ctio n to rea din g Sha kes pea


re's lan gua geAn ess ay by an out sta ndi ng sch olar pro vidi ng a mo der n per spe ctiv e on the pla yIllu stra tion s fro m the Fol ger Sha kes pea


re Libr ary' s vas t hol din gs of rar e boo ksT he Fol ger Sha kes pea re Libr ary in Wa shi ngt on, D.C ., is ho me to the wor ld's larg est coll ecti on of


Sha kes pea re's prin ted wor ks, and a ma gne t for Sha kes pea re sch olar s fro m aro und the glo be. In add itio n to exh ibiti ons ope n to the pub lic thr oug


hou t the yea r, the Fol ger offe rs a full cale nda r of perf or ma nce s and pro gra ms. For mo re info rma tion , visi t folg er.e du. Hamlet

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