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4 out of 5
Based on 90,458 Ratings and 2,539 Reviews

Book Description
One of the greatest plays of all time, the compelling tragedy of the tormented young prince of Denmark continues to capture the imaginations of modern audiences worldwide. Confronted with evidence that his uncle murdered his father, and with his mother's infidelity, Hamlet must find a means of reconciling his longing for oblivion with his duty as avenger. The ghost, Hamlet's feigned madness, Ophel... More
Book Information
PublisherBantam Books for Young Readers
BindingMass Market Paperback (178 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages384
Publication Date02/01/1988
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About William Shakespeare (Author) : William Shakespeare was a published creator, photographer, narrator, editor, author, and an illustrator. Some of the published credits of William Shakespeare include Winters Tale (Heritage Theatre Vid... more
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About David Bevington (Editor) : David Bevington is a published editor of young adult books. Some of the published credits of David Bevington include Othello (Bantam Classic), Volpone (Revels Student Editions), Henry IV, Part I (Oxfo... more
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About David Scott Kastan (Editor) : David Scott Kastan is a published author and an editor of children's books. Some of the published credits of David Scott Kastan include Afterword(s): the great variety of readers. : An article from: C... more
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Reader Comments
10/3/2015 Joshua Mark said:
Easily my favorite work in any language. If I were trapped on a desert island and could only choose one work to have with me it'd be Hamlet. I've read it so many times I find myself reciting lines from it without thinking in daily conversation. Don't buy into the old tired interpretation that it's a... more

tags: culture, religion, philosophy, literature

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10/7/2009 Sharon Koontz said: 11701
tags: I Read

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2/22/2008 Lia Keyes said: Invaluable research tool

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5/29/2007 Little Willow tagged as: I Read, I Read

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