Henry IV, Part 1

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Oxford University Press, Jul 15, 2008 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 150 pages
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Oxford School Shakespeare is an acclaimed edition especially designed for students, with accessible on-page notes and explanatory illustrations, clear background information, and rigorous but accessible scholarly credentials. In this edition of Henry IV Part 1, illustrations have been extended and updated; the preliminary notes have been expanded; reading lists have been updated, and include websites; and the classroom notes have been brought in line with recent practice. Henry IV Part 1 is a recommended text for GCSE and A Level OCR English Literature.

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Review: Henry IV, Part 2 (Wars of the Roses #3)

User Review  - Rlotz - Goodreads

This is the first of Shakespeare's plays that fell completely flat for me. How could the world's greatest dramatist write a play so singularly devoid of drama? The impending battle comes to naught ... Read full review

Review: Henry IV, Part 2 (Wars of the Roses #3)

User Review  - Mary - Goodreads

A little boring, really, after Henry IV Part 1. While Part 1 focused on a coming of age of a new king, Part 2 focuses on bowing out--SPOILER Henry IV dies and Falstaff is old, is old, as he plaintive ... Read full review

Contents

Parti l
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Background
133
Approximate Dates of Composition of Shakespeares Works
139
Copyright

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William Shakespeare (1564-1616) was an English poet and playwright widely regarded as the greatest writer of the English language, as well as one of the greatest in Western literature, and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.

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