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Title Hamlet
Document Type Study Book
Reference Ham 17
Primary Association Irving, Henry
Publication Date 1879
Theatre Lyceum
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 30 Dec 1878
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Henry Irving - Hamlet; C. Cooper - Polonius; F. Cooper - Laertes; Mr Forrester - Claudius; Ellen Terry - Ophelia; Miss Pauncefort - Gertrude
Content Keywords death, madness, royalty, revenge, poison, supernatural, marriage
Context Keywords scenery, cast
Edition Irving edition, 1879
Shattuck Code HAM 94
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.