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The Tragedy of Hamlet (facs. 1st Folio 1623)

Shakespeare’s Hamlet is one of the great English language tragedies. It wrangles with themes of revenge, despair, indecision, and mortality and questions about the place of the individual human being in the sweep of larger events. This is a facsimile edition of the play from the First Folio edition of 1623.

Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies, being a Reproduction in Facsimile of the First Folio Edition 1623 from the Chatsworth copy in the possession of the Duke of Devonshire, K.G. with an Introduction and Census of Copies by Sidney Lee (Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1902).


The text is in the public domain.

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