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PRINCE OF DENMARK

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BY

WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

NEW YORK

The Useful Knowledge Publishing- Company
1882

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The text of this play is that of the " Globe edition," with the exception that in passages left conjectural by the Globe editors the readings from the text of Dyce's last edition are substituted. The numbering of the lines is that of the Globe edition, this numbering being now universally accepted as the most convenient means of reference to particular passages.

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HAMLET, PRINCE OF DENMARK.

DRAMATIS PERSONS.

Claudius, king of Denmark.
Hamlet, son to the late, and
nephew to the present king.
Polonius, lord chamberlain.
Horatio, friend to Hamlet,
Laertes, son to Polonlus.
Voltisand, A
Cornelius, I
Rosencrantz,
Guildenstrrn,

OSRIC, I

A Gentleman, J
A Priest.
Marcellus,
Bernardo, f officers.
Francisco, a soldier.

Scene:

- courtiers.

Retnaldo, servant to Polonlus.

Players.

Two Clowns, grave-diggers.
Fortinbras, Prince of Norway.
A Captain.

English Ambassadors.

Gertrude, Queen of Denmark, and

mother to Hamlet.
Ophelia, daughter to Polonlus.

Lords, Ladies, Officers, Soldiers,
Sailors, Messengers, and other
Attendants.

Ghost of Hamlet's Father.

Denmark.

ACT L

Scene I. Elsinore. A platform before the castle. Francisco at his post. Enter to him Bernardo. Ber. Who's there?

Fran. Nay, answer me; stand, and unfold yourself.

Ber. Long live the king!
Fran. Bernardo?
Ber. He.

Fran. You come most carefully upon your hour.
Ber. Tis now struck twelve; get thee to bed,
Francisco.

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