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Author: James D. Mardock
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Henry V (Modern, Quarto), List of Characters


List of Characters

The English

King Henry V
Duke of Clarence, brother to the king
5Duke of Bedford, brother to the king
Duke of Gloucester, brother to the king
Duke of Exeter, uncle to the king
Duke of York, cousin to the king
Earl of Warwick
10Earl of Salisbury

Two Bishops

Richard Earl of Cambridge, conspirator
Henry, Lord Scrope of Masham, conspirator
Sir Thomas Grey, conspirator

15Ancient Pistol
Hostess, formerly Mistress Quickly, married to Pistol
Lieutenant Bardolph
Corporal Nym

20Gower, an English captain
Flewellen, a Welsh captain

Three Soldiers


The French

25French King, Charles VI
Louis the Dauphin, his son
Catherine, his daughter
Alice, Catherine's waiting woman

Constable of France
30Duke of Burgundy
Duke of Bourbon
Duke of Orléans
Duke of Berry

35Montjoy the Herald
Governor of Harfleur
Ambassador(s) to England
French Soldier, Monsieur le Fer

40Lords, Attendants, Soldiers, Citizens