King Henry IV Part II Study Guides

  • King Henry IV Part II


    Henry IV, Part II is a historical play and part of a four-part epic dramatizing the reign of the English Kings from Richard II to Henry V. It focuses on Henry's relationship with the scurrilous Falstaff and with the clash between their friendship, Falstaff's expectations of cronyism, and Henry's feelings of duty to the people of England. It ends with Henry choosing England and purging London's streets of crime and licentiousness.