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Shakespeare’s History Plays

Synopsis
Professor G.K. Hunter places Henry IV Parts 1 and 2 within the cycle of Shakespeare’s history plays and examines Shakespeare’s achievement in them.
Series
Shakespeare, Course A361
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Year of release
1985
Duration
18 mins
Availability
Out of Distribution (2006).

Credits

Writer
G.K. Hunter

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Henry IV Part 1; Henry IV Part 2
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
discussions; drama in English; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Production Company

Name

BBC Open University Productions

Distributor (Sale)

Name

Open University Worldwide

Web
http://www.ouw.co.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
+44 (0) 1908 274066
Address
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes
MK7 6AA
Notes
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