Synopses & Reviews
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.
Henry IV, Part I is a History written by English playwright William Shakespeare, who is widely considered to be the greatest writer of the English language. Henry IV, Part I is a play about the life of Henry IV, whose kingdom and throne are both threatened. The nation of England is divided, and Flastaff works to lead Prince Hal away from his father. Henry IV, Part I is an important work of William Shakespeares, and is highly recommended for fans of his works as well as those discovering his plays for the first time.
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has taught Shakespeare at all levels. She has acted in and directed Shakespeare's plays, and has lectured on Shakespeare all over the world.