Henry V (SparkNotes Literature Guide)

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Spark Publishing’s Literature Guides are celebrating their 5th Anniversary!  To celebrate this, we’re giving our TOP 50 a revamp by adding some exciting new features.

There will be sixteen pages devoted to writing a literary essay including:

  • Glossary of literary terms,
  • Step by step tutoring on how to write a literary essay
  • Feature on how not to plagiarized.

Each book will also include an A+ Essay; an actual literary essay written about the Spark-ed book, to show students how an essay should be written.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781411489226
  • Publisher: Spark Publishing
  • Publication date: 10/11/2007
  • Series: SparkNotes Literature Guide Series
  • Format: Spark Note
  • Sales rank: 590,909
  • Ships to U.S.and APO/FPO addresses only.

Table of Contents

Context 1
Plot Overview 3
Character List 5
Analysis of Major Characters 9
King Henry V 9
Catherine 10
Fluellen 11
Themes, Motifs & Symbols 13
The Ruthlessness of the Good King 13
The Diversity of the English 14
Male Interaction 15
Parallels Between Rulers and Commoners 15
War Imagery 15
The Tun of Tennis Balls 16
Characters as Cultural Types 16
Summary & Analysis 17
Prologue and Act I, Scene I 17
Act I, Scene II 20
Act II, Prologue and Scenes I-II 23
Act II, Scenes III-IV 26
Act III, Prologue and Scenes I-II 28
Act III, Scenes III-V 30
Act III, Scenes VI-VII 33
Act IV, Prologue and Scenes I-II 36
Act IV, Scenes III-V 40
Act IV, Scenes VI-VIII 43
Act V, Prologue, Scenes I-II, and Epilogue 46
Important Quotations Explained 49
Key Facts 55
Study Questions & Essay Topics 57
Review & Resources 60
Quiz 60
Suggestions for Further Reading 65
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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 2, 2009

    Helps Understanding

    In school we didnt use this version but i looked at it online and it helped my understanding alot. We had to do notes and with parts I was a little foggy on it help. I have grown to appriciate Shakespeares books after reading multiple plays in school with helpful teachers.Henry V is a good Shakespeare history.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 20, 2005

    b&n description in accurate

    The no fear series is great and I highly recommend it. Reading the modern version of the text is the quickest way to come up to speed on the story. However, contrary to what this site says, other than character introductions, most of these 'study guides' have nothing else. No margin notes, no quizzes. They are rather bareboned but worth the price for the double translation. Just get something else for in depth analysis because the No Fear series doesn't have it, at least not in the 6 I have read so far.

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