Hamlet : With a wealth of helpful and incisive commentary, this edition of Hamlet provides: The Second Quarto Text (1604-1605), edited to the highest standards of scholarship. Additional passages found only in the 1623 Folio text. Detailed notes and commentary on the same page as the text. A full, illustrated introduction to the play's historical, cultural and performance contexts. An in-depth survey of critical approaches to the play. A full index to the introduction and notes. A select bibliography of references and further reading. NOTE: This is a Scratch and Dent book and may have noticeable dents, scratches and various other cosmetic issues as well as torn or missing dust jacket. These items are only guaranteed to be structurally complete and readable and therefore are sold as is.