List of plates; 1. Henry IV and Hamlet G. R. Hibbard; 2. Prince Hal and tragic style Daniel Seltzer; 3. The true Prince and the false thief: Prince Hal and the shift of identity Norman Sanders; 4. Falstaff, the Prince, and the pattern of 2 Henry IV J. A. B. Somerset; 5. Whatever happened to Prince Hal? An essay on Henry V William Babula; 6. 'Henry V' and the Bees' commonwealth Andrew Gurr; 7. All's Well that Ends Well Nicholas Brooke; 8. Hamlet and to power of words Inga-Stina Ewbank; 9. Hamlet the bonesetter Philip Brockbank; 10. Hamlet: a time to die Barbara Everett; 11. Shakespeare, Lyly and Ovid: the influence of Gallathea on A Midsummer Night's Dream Leah Scragg; 12. Making a scene: language and gesture in Coriolanus Joyce Van Dyke; 13. Freedom and loss in The Tempest Clifford Siskin; 14. Inigo Jones at the Cockpit John Orrell; 15. Theory and practice: Stratford 1976 Roger Warren; 16. The year's contributions to Shakespearian study R. F. Hill, N. W. Bawcutt and Richard Proudfoot; Index.