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Title
  • Hamlet / William Shakespeare ; edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen, introduction by Jonathan Bate.
Author
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
Publication
New York : Modern Library 2008.

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Additional Authors
  • Bate, Jonathan
  • Rasmussen, Eric
  • Royal Shakespeare Company
Description
xxxii, 238 p. : ill.; 20 cm.
Summary
Presents Shakespeare's play about an indecisive Danish prince urged on to revenge against his uncle by his murdered father, along with scene-by-scene analysis, commentary on past and current productions, and an overview of Shakespeare's theatrical career.
Series Statement
  • RSC Shakespeare
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc.
  • Drama
  • Drama.
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 234-236).
Processing Action (note)
  • committed to retain
Contents
Introduction. Hamlet's questions ; Revenge ; Conscience and resolution ; How many Hamlets? ; Talking about Hamlet -- About the text -- Key facts -- The tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark -- Textual notes -- Second quarto passages that do not appear in the folio -- Scene-by-scene analysis -- Hamlet in performance : the RSC and beyond. Four centuries of Hamlet : an overview ; At the RSC ; The director's cut : Michael Boyd, John Caird, and Ron Daniels ; References -- Shakespeare's career in the theater. Beginnings ; Playhouses ; The ensemble at work ; The king's man -- Shakespeare's works : a chronology.
ISBN
  • 9780812969092
  • 081296909X
OCLC
247486556
Owning Institutions
Harvard Library