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  • ISBN: 9780792751632 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0792751639 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (3hr., 03 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Complete Arkangel Shakespeare : 2014.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Julian Glover (King Henry IV), Jamie Glover (Prince Hal), Richard Griffiths (Falstaff), Elizabeth Spriggs (Hostess Quickly), Edward De Souza (Pistol), Brian Cox (Rumor), Geoffrey Bayldon (Shallow), Peter Jeffrey (Northumberland), Eve Mathieson (Doll Tearsheet), Stephen Thorne (Warwick), Ian Hughes (Gower), Jane Slavin (Lady Percy), Mark Bonnar (Mowbray), Christian Rodska (Chief Justice), Susan Brown (Lady Northumberland), Sidney Livingstone (Bardolph), David King (Mouldy), Charles Simpson (Poins).
Summary, etc.:
Prince Hal parts from his past to fulfill his royal destiny in this essential conclusion to Henry IV, Part 1. Rebellion still simmers in England and King Henry's health is failing. Prince Hal has proved his courage but the king still fears that his son's pleasure-loving nature will bring the realm to ruin. Meanwhile, Falstaff and his ribald companions waste the nights in revelry, anticipating the moment when Hal will ascend the throne. Falstaff is in Gloucestershire when news arrives that the king has died. Has the dissolute old knight's hour come at last? Hal is played by Jamie Glover and King Henry by Julian Glover. Richard Griffiths is Falstaff.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Great Britain > History > Henry IV, 1399-1413 > Drama.
Great Britain > Kings and rulers > Biography > Drama.

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