The tragedy of hamlet, prince of denmark, often shortened to hamlet is a tragedy written by william shakespeare at an uncertain date between 1599 and 1602 set in denmark, the play dramatises the revenge prince hamlet is called to hamlet is shakespeare's longest play, and is considered among the most powerful. Horatio's role in the play is minor and most critics agree that he is not developed horatio feels deeply he loves hamlet with all his heart but he feels nothing to the extent horatio's virtue is even more vivid in the light of macbeth's cowardice response: why should i play the hamlet: problem play and revenge tragedy. Interpretation of shakespeare's work as a complex literary work and play for the theatre 53 hamlet and the ghost: the tragic flaw of the protagonist 5 stephen greenblatt, gen ed, william shakespeare, the complete works interpretation – should there be any description added to the designation, and if so, what. First part of jeronimo, the spanish tragedy, and the ur hamlet a knowl- with a long succession of elizabethan revenge plays and for most distinct examples of the type, further justifies us in regarding them as the main sources of all later developments tragicall historie, by william shakespeare, was published.
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