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Prince Hal: A Research Guide: Home

Learn about Shakespeare's sanguine ne'er-do-well who transforms suddenly into King Henry V


Welcome to this Gumberg Library research guide on Prince Hal, later King Henry V, and the three plays in which he appears, Henry IV, Parts 1 and 2, and Henry V. It will connect you to texts of the plays, background information, criticism of the play in books and articles, as well as video and audio performances. We hope you will find it useful. Enjoy!

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Reference Works


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This research guide was made by Ted Bergfelt, Humanities Librarian. If you need help with research on Prince Hal, the Henry plays, or any Humanities topic, you may contact him Monday through Friday at 412-396-5351 or via email