Henry Iv Part-I

By: William Shakespeare
Published By: Double9 Books
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It is thought that Henry IV, Part 1 was written no later than 1597. It dramatises a portion of King Henry IV of England's reign between 1402 and 1403. The play describes the misadventures of King Henry's son, Prince Hal (the future King Henry V), and his eventual return to court and favor, running parallel to the political conflict between King Henry and a rebellious faction of nobles. Samuel John Egbert Jones wrote the three-act play Henry IV, which was first released in 1828. It chronicles King Henry IV's attempts to put down a rising uprising. At the Battle of Shrewsbury, three sets of characters come together. The Prince makes amends with his father and is granted leadership of an army as Mortimer and the House of Percy's uprising gathers momentum. Hal joins Falstaff and his friends at the Boar's Head Tavern in the meantime. Falstaff takes bribes from individuals who do not wish to be forced into service in order to utilise the position to his advantage and profit himself.Although pleased with the outcome, King Henry orders Douglas' release without payment. The Archbishop of York and the Earl of Northumberland are now in charge of the ongoing rebellion.

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William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare was an English artist and dramatist, broadly viewed as the best essayist in the English language and one of the world's pre-famous playwrights. His magnetic works comprise 38 plays, 154 pieces, two long story sonnets, and a few other sonnets. Shakespeare was brought up in Stratford-upon-Avon. He was 18 when he got married to Anne Hathaway, with whom he had three kids: Susanna, and twins Hamnet and Judith. Somewhere in the period between 1585 and 1592, he started to professionally work in London as an entertainer, author, and part proprietor of the playing organization then called 'the Lord Chamberlain's Men', later known as the King's Men'. Very few records on Shakespeare's personal life have been collected by now which has led to significant speculations and research on matters such as his sexuality, strict convictions, and whether the works ascribed to him were composed by others. Shakespeare delivered the greater part of his known work somewhere between 1590 and 1613. He was a highly regarded writer and dramatist in his days. However, his standing didn't ascend to its current statures until the nineteenth century. The Romantics acclaimed Shakespeare as a virtuoso and the legends of the Victorian era adored him. Irish novelist, Bernard Shaw termed the word 'bardolatry' in his honor. In the 20th century, his work was rediscovered by new developments in grant and execution.

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Product Details

  • Publisher: Double 9 Books
  • Publishing Year: 2023
  • Language: English
  • Paperback: 128 Pages
  • ISBN-10: 9394973141
  • ISBN-13: 9789394973145
  • Item Weight: 153.6g
  • Dimension : 216 x 140 x 7.46 mm
  • Country of Origin : India
  • Reading age : 10+
  • Importer: Double 9 Books
  • Packer: Double 9 Books
  • Book Type : History / Historiography, Literary Criticism / Shakespeare, Fiction / Classics