Harvard Classics

The Tragedy of Hamlet Prince of Denmark (Act IV, Scene V), by William Shakespeare

June 7, 2021

Do you know the rest of Ophelia's famous line? "Hamlet" is the most popular play in the entire world. It has been quoted so often that reading it is like meeting an old friend. (Volume 46, Harvard Classics)

Edwin Booth, famed Shakespearian actor, died June 7, 1893.