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Hamlet Studies (Vols. I-XXV, 1979-2003) (HTML).
"Letters of an Old Playgoer" by Matthew Arnold (1884) (DjVu). (Java DjVu), (View this Text DjVu), (PDF)
"An Unrecognized Theme in Hamlet: Lost Inheritance and Claudius's Marriage to Gertrude" by J. Anthony Burton (The Shakespeare Newsletter, Fall 2000, Part 1) (DjVu). (Java DjVu), (View this Text DjVu), (PDF)
"An Unrecognized Theme in Hamlet: Lost Inheritance and Claudius's Marriage to Gertrude" by J. Anthony Burton (The Shakespeare Newsletter, Winter 2000, Part 2) (DjVu). (Java DjVu), (View this Text), (PDF)
"Laertes's Rebellion: Further Aspects of Inheritance Law in Hamlet" by Anthony Burton (The Shakespeare Newsletter, Fall 2002, Part 1) (DjVu). (Java DjVu), (View this Text), (PDF)
Notes and Emendations to the Texts of Shakespeare's Plays by J. Payne Collier ("Hamlet", 1853) (DjVu). (Java DjVu), (View this Text)
An Introduction to the Study of Shakespeare by Hiram Corson (1889) (DjVu), (Java DjVu), (View this Text)
Hamlet Film, Television, and Audio Performance by Bernice W. Kliman (DjVu), (Java DjVu), (View this Text)
"Three Notes on Polonius: Position, Residence and Name" by Bernice W. Kliman (HTML)
Two Dissertations on the Hamlet of Saxo Grammaticus and of Shakespear by R. G. Latham (1872) (DjVu), (Java DjVu), (View this Text)
"Hamlet, A Successful Suicide" by Burton R. Pollin (HTML)
From Essays on Shakespeare's Dramatic Characters by William Richardson (1812) (DjVu), (Java DjVu), (View this Text)
"Who Knows Who Knows Who's There? An Epistemology of Hamlet (Or, What Happens in the Mousetrap)" by Steve Roth (HTML)
The Text of Shakespeare's Hamlet by B. A. P. Van Dam (1924) (DjVu), (Java DjVu), (View this Text)
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