Question: Where does the story of Hamlet come from?

The story of Shakespeares Hamlet was derived from the legend of Amleth, preserved by 13th-century chronicler Saxo Grammaticus in his Gesta Danorum, as subsequently retold by the 16th-century scholar Fran├žois de Belleforest.

What is the source of the story of Hamlet?

Hamlet is based on a Norse legend composed by Saxo Grammaticus in Latin around 1200 AD. The sixteen books that comprise Saxo Grammaticus Gesta Danorum, or History of the Danes, tell of the rise and fall of the great rulers of Denmark, and the tale of Amleth, Saxos Hamlet, is recounted in books three and four.

What was Hamlets problem?

Hamlet has the problem of procrastination and cannot act from emotions due to a lack of self-discipline. He is a man of reason and denies emotions so that his search for the truth of whether Claudius killed his father is satisfied.

Did Juliet get pregnant in Romeo and Juliet?

Does Juliet get pregnant in Romeo and Juliet? Juliet: Yes.

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