Shakespeare Made Easy: Hamlet

“To be, or not to be: that is the question.” There is arguably no work of fiction quoted as often as William Shakespeare’s Hamlet. This haunting tragedy of a troubled Danish prince devoted to avenging his father’s death has captivated audiences for centuries. This play is presented with Shakespeare’s original lines on each left-hand page, and a modern, easy-to-understand “translation” on the facing right-hand page. The drama is complete, with every original Shakespearian line, and a full-length modern rendition of the text.