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  • Title: Henry V: List of Characters (Modern, Quarto)
  • Author: James Mardock
  • ISBN: 978-1-55058-409-7

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


    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