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Richard II / King Henry IV. Part I / King Henry IV. Part II / King Henry V / King Henry VI. Part I

by William Shakespeare

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Published by Printed for H. Lintott, C. Hitch, J. and R. Tonson, C. Corbet, R. and B. Wellington, J. Brindley, and E. New in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Mr. Theobald
SeriesThe Works of Shakespeare in eight volumes : collated with the oldest copies, and corrected, with notes, explanatory and critical
ContributionsTheobald, Mr. (Lewis), 1688-1744, editor, Lintot, Henry, 1703-1758, bookseller, Hitch, Charles, -1764, bookseller, Corbet, Charles, Sir, 1734-1808, bookseller, Brindley, John, -1758, bookseller, New, E., active 18th century, bookseller, Van der Gucht, Gerard, 1696-1776, engraver, Gravelot, Hubert Franc ʹois, 1699-1773, artist, engraver, Barton, Thomas Pennant, 1803-1869, former owner, J. and R. Tonson, R. and B. Wellington (London, England)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR2752 .T4 1740
The Physical Object
Pagination8 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25615965M
LC Control Number02013923
OCLC/WorldCa83718552

The first play in Shakespeare’s Henriad trilogy, Henry IV, Part 1 tells the story of Prince Hal leaving behind his days carousing in the Boar’s Head Tavern to assume the royal role into which he was born. When Owen Glendower, Mortimer, and Harry “Hotspur” Percy threaten the King’s throne, Hal must take action to protect his father’s legacy.   Works (King Henry IV. Part 1 / King Henry IV. Part 2 / King Henry V / King Henry VI. Part 1 / King Henry VI. Part 2 / King Henry VI. Part 3 / King Henry VIII / King John / King Richard II / King Richard III / Lover's Complaint / Passionate Pilgrim / Phoenix and the Turtle / Rape of Lucrece / Sonnets / Venus and Adonis) 19 editions.

  The History of Henry the Fourth, Part One (a History) Continuing Richard II, Henry IV is now king and is fighting a revolt led by the Welshman Owen Glendower and the Percies. Henry IV wishes he could switch sons with Henry Percy, the Earl of Northumberland, whose son is Henry Percy (Hotspur), a . Here is a short Henry IV Part 1 summary: Henry Bolingbroke has usurped his cousin, Richard II, to become King of England. News comes of a rebellion in Wales, where his cousin, Edmund Mortimer, has been taken prisoner by Owen Glendower, and in the North, where Harry Hotspur, the young son of the Earl of Northumberland, is fighting the Earl of Douglas.

Honor, we know, is achieved on the battlefield in Henry IV Part 1 and the field of war, Hotspur insists, is no place for effeminacy. So, when a "certain lord" arrives on the battlefield at Holmedon to collect the king's prisoners, Hotspur is livid because the guy is as "fresh as a bridegroom," "perfumèd like a milliner," and talks like a. The plays King Richard II, King Henry IV Pt. 1 and 2, and Henry V, are a part of what is termed “tetralogy” or four plays that go together like a book series. In the last play King Richard II, we find that Henry Bolingbroke has taken Richard's crown and made himself king.


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Richard II / King Henry IV. Part I / King Henry IV. Part II / King Henry V / King Henry VI. Part I by William Shakespeare Download PDF EPUB FB2

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.

The title character of 1 Henry IV appears in Richard II as the ambitious, energetic, and capable Bolingbroke, who seizes the throne from the inept Richard II after likely arranging his murder. Though Henry is not yet truly an old man in 1 Henry IV, his worries about his crumbling kingdom, guilt over his uprising against Richard II, and the vagaries of his son’s behavior have diluted his.

Prince Hal, now King Henry V, tells the Lord Chief Justice, the highest law official in England, that he will now view him as a father figure. After the rebels have been executed, Hal is formally crowned King Henry V.

Falstaff and his companions come to London to greet him, but in the middle of a public street, the king rejects Falstaff. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Shakspere's Werke: Bd. King John. King Richard II.

King Henry IV. Part 1. King Henry IV. Part 2. King Henry V by William Shakespeare (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. In "Richard II," Bolingbroke usurped Richard II's crown and became King Henry IV.

In 1 "Henry IV," King Henry IV stopped the rebellion by Hotspur, Worcestor, and Vernon. But his enemy Northumberland remained a threat. This brings us to the 2 "Henry IV." Despite the title, the real star of this play is by: 4. David Scott Kastan lucidly explores the remarkable richness and the ambitious design of King Henry IV Part 1 and shows how these complicate any easy sense of what kind of play it is.

Conventionally regarded as a history play, much of it is in fact conspicuously invented fiction, and Kastan argues that the non-historical, comic plot does not Cited by: King 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/5.

King Henry IV, Part 1 was and remains a favorite stage piece. The reasons for its great popularity are not hard to find. The subtitle of the Stationers' entry and to the main title of the quarto points to the first and most important one: the conceited mirth, the conceits, that is, the jests, of one Sir John Falstaff.

A synopsis of Shakespeare's Henry IV part 1. Its sequel should be coming along this weekend. In case you missed the first of the English History Plays. Henry IV, Part 1, chronicle play in five acts by William Shakespeare, written about –97 and published from a reliable authorial draft in a quarto edition.

Henry IV, Part 1 is the second in a sequence of four history plays (the others being Richard II, Henry IV, Part 2, and Henry V) known collectively as the “second tetralogy,” treating major events of English history in the late.

Henry IV, Part 2 is a history play by William Shakespeare, believed written between and It is the third part of a tetralogy, preceded by Richard II and Henry IV, Part 1 and succeeded by Henry play picks up where Henry IV, Part 1 left off. Its focus is on Prince Hal's journey toward kingship and his ultimate rejection of Falstaff.

King Henry IV, Part 1 is the second of Shakespeare’s eight Wars of the Roses history plays, with events following those of King Richard the play opens, King Henry IV (formerly Henry Bolingbroke) and Henry Percy (Hotspur) argue over the disposition of prisoners from the Battle of Holmedon.

Richard II, (born January 6,Bordeaux [France]—died FebruaryPontefract, Yorkshire [now in West Yorkshire], England), king of England from to An ambitious ruler with a lofty conception of the royal office, he was deposed by his cousin Henry Bolingbroke because of his arbitrary and factional rule.

Early years. Richard was the younger and only surviving son of Edward. 4 A Teacher’s Guide to the Signet Classics Edition of William Shakespeare’s Henry IV Part I of Westmorland brings news that Mortimer, the Earl of March and Henry’s ally, was taken prisoner by Glendower, the Welshman, who also happened to kill one thousand of Mortimer’s Size: KB.

If it were possible to grittily reboot Shakespeare, the result might look something like The on the Henriad — the series of plays including Richard II; Henry IV, Part One; Henry IV Author: Jeva Lange.

The main plot of Henry IV, Part 1 is about the rebellion of the Percies, the northern baronial family who had helped Henry depose Richard II and become king.

They are joined by the Scottish Earl of Douglas, Edmund Mortimer, Earl of March, claimant to the throne, and Owen Glendower, a Welsh noble. The plot. Shakespeare's Henry IV Part II is about the burden of power, old age and atonement for the past as King Henry dies and Prince Hal accepts the crown.

The play begins in the aftermath of the battle in Shrewsbury. In despair at the death of his son Hotspur, the Earl of Northumberland pledges to lend his support to a second rebellion.

This season, we'll see it continue with a "Bare Bard" production of Henry IV, Part 2 and a one-night-only reading of Henry V. Although it hasn't been announced, I'm hoping we'll see this same cast Author: Albert Gutierrez. In January ofwhen Richard was still alive, Henry quashed a conspiracy of the deposed king's supporters.

Later that year, Owen Glendower started a rebellion against English rule in Wales, which Henry was unable to quell with any real success (although his son Henry V had better luck).Author: Melissa Snell. 52 quotes from King Henry IV, Part 1: ‘[Thou] mad mustachio purple-hued maltworms!’ Rate this book.

Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. when thou art king, let not us that are squires of the night’s body be called thieves of the Cited by:.

The plot. Shakespeare's Henry IV Part I is the story of power, honour and rebellion. Richard is dead and Henry Bolingbroke is now King Henry IV.

The king is not enjoying his reign. He feels guilty about the removal of Richard and it troubles his conscience. Born Henry of Monmouth in orthe future Henry V grew up during the reign of his paternal cousin Richard II, who inherited the throne following the death of his grandfather Edward : Meilan Solly.2 Plays: Henry IV, Part I; Henry IV, Part II by William Shakespeare.

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1, King Henry Vi Pt. 2 by William Shakespeare/5(22).