Henry VIII

Henry VIII

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Each edition includes:

  • Freshly edited text based on the best early printed version of the play


  • Full explanatory notes conveniently placed on pages facing the text of the play


  • Scene-by-scene plot summaries


  • A key to famous lines and phrases


  • An introduction to reading Shakespeare's language


  • An essay by a leading Shakespeare scholar providing a modern perspective on the play


  • Illustrations from the Folger Shakespeare


  • Library's vast holdings of rare books


Essay by Barbara A. Mowat

The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C., is home to the world's largest collection of Shakespeare's printed works, and a magnet for Shakespeare scholars from around the globe. In addition to exhibitions open to the public throughout the year, the Folger offers a full calendar of performances and programs.

For more information, visit www.folger.edu.
  • Simon & Schuster | 
  • 352 pages | 
  • ISBN 9780743273305 | 
  • February 2007

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