Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback, Large Print (7/28/2018)
Paperback, Spanish (10/30/2014)
Paperback, Large Print (6/14/2016)
Paperback, Spanish (8/13/2018)
Paperback, Spanish (10/3/2013)
"To be, or not to be: that is the question"
There is arguably no work of fiction quoted as often as William Shakespeare's Hamlet. This haunting tragedy of a troubled Danish prince devoted to avenging his father's death has captivated audiences for centuries.
This title in the Signet Classics Shakespeare series includes:
• An overview of Shakespeare's life, world, and theater
• A special introduction to the play by the editor, Sylvan Barnet
• A note on the sources from which Shakespeare derived Hamlet
• Dramatic criticism from Samuel Taylor Coleridge, A.C. Bradley, Maynard Mack, and others
• A comprehensive stage and screen history of notable actors, directors, and productions of Hamlet
• Text, notes, and commentaries printed in the clearest, most readable format
• Recommended readings
Praise For Hamlet…
Signet, 9780451526922, 368pp.
Publication Date: June 1, 1998