Shakespeare's History Plays: The Ultimate Quiz
Question #2: CORRECT!
There are ten history plays in Shakespeare's canon: 1, 2, and 3 Henry VI, 1 and 2 Henry IV, King John, Richard II, Richard III, Henry V, and Henry VIII.
Note that some editions of Shakespeare's works include Edward III, a play from the Shakespeare Apocrypha.
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Elements of Shakespearean History Plays
Henry V: Q & A
Sources for Henry V
Henry V Plot Summary
Famous Quotations from Henry V
How to Pronounce the Names in Richard II
Shakespeare's Second Period: Exploring the Histories
Richard II: Q & A
Famous Quotations from Richard II
Richard II: Plot Summary
Representations of Kingship and Power in Shakespeare's Second Tetralogy
1 Henry IV Overview (with theme analysis)
1 Henry IV Play History
1 Henry IV Plot Summary
1 Henry IV: Q & A
Sources for 1 Henry IV
Essay Topics for 1 Henry IV
Famous Quotations from 1 Henry IV
Shakespeare's Reputation in Elizabethan England
Shakespeare's Impact on Other Writers
Why Study Shakespeare?
Quotations About William Shakespeare
Shakespeare's Boss: The Master of Revels