Four Histories

Four Histories

Written by:
Edited by:
Edited by: P. H. Davison

  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780140434507
  • 880 Pages
  • Penguin Classics
  • Adult


This volume contains Richard II, Henry IV Part One, Henry IV Part Two, and Henry V. Each play possesses its own distinctive mood, tone and style, and together they inhabit the turbulent period of change from the usurpation of the throne of Richard II by Bolingbroke to the triumph of heroic kingship in Henry V.

For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
Four Histories

Four Histories

Written by: William Shakespeare, Edited by: Stanley Wells, Edited by: P. H. Davison