This historical play recounts the court intrigue of the Elizabethan Age. The obvious moral lesson is that one much not rebel against the king who is God's chosen leader - whether or not he is a good ruler. When Henry takes the throne, he never feels secure, and is always conscious of his guilt.
Henry IV - Part One
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Author: William Shakespeare, Roma Gill, OBE
Age: 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, adult
Grade: 9, 10, 11, 12
Topic: Literature, Reading