This authoritative Folger Shakespeare Library edition of Henry IV, Part 1 includes: full explanatory notes conveniently placed on pages facing the text of the play; scene-by-scene plot summaries; a key to the play's famous lines and phrases; an introduction to reading Shakespeare's language; and an essay by a leading Shakespeare scholar providing a modern perspective on the play.
William Shakespeare; Barbara A. Mowat & Paul Werstine (eds)
This guide contains a selection of criticism through the centuries on the play. It includes an introduction by Harold Bloom, an accessible summary, analysis of key passages, a comprehensive list of characters and a biography of Shakespeare.
Includes a synopsis, full character list, stage history and a critical essay for all Shakespeare's plays. Includes accounts of Shakespeare's life and theatre, exploring in detail each play's original performances. Reviews some of the best films and audio recordings of each play, from Laurence Olivier to Baz Luhrmann, Kozintsev to Kurosawa.
Henry IV, Part I & Part II are the second and third films in The Hollow Crown television series produced by Sam Mendes for BBC Two covering the second set of plays in Shakespeare's Henriad. Directed and adapted by Richard Eyre and starring Jeremy Irons as King Henry IV, Simon Russell Beale as Falstaff and Tom Hiddleston as Prince Hal.