The full content of this document is only available to subscribing institutions. More information can be found via

Title Hamlet
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Bd W Mac 15
Primary Association Burger, Alexander
Date of Production 1856
Description Prompt book, well marked but probably unused. Contains a list of properties, cuts, calls and cues for effects.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Content Keywords death, madness, royalty, revenge, poison, supernatural, marriage
Context Keywords property, cues, business, music, character, stage, lighting
Edition French's Standard Drama
Shattuck Code HAM 54
Play Hamlet
Library Folger Shakespeare Library
Note Please note that some of the metadata for this document has been drawn from the Folger Shakespeare Library's online catalogue and 'The Shakespeare Prompt books, A Descriptive Catalogue' by Charles H. Shattuck.