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Title Hamlet
Document Type Rehearsal Copy
Reference Ham 59
Primary Association Wilson, George W.
Place of Production [Boston]
Country of Production United States
Date of Production c. 1875-1884
Description Rehearsal copy only marked in Act V for the first gravedigger. Contains the autograph of Geo, W Wilson on the cover and a partial playbill for [Boston] 11 Dec 1884.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Edwin Booth - Hamlet
Content Keywords death, madness, royalty, revenge, poison, supernatural, marriage
Context Keywords cast, character, costume, programme, cues, property
Shattuck Code HAM 179
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.