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How is Hamlet being misled by illusions?

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Is Hamlet being misled by illusions? No one wants an answer to this more than Hamlet himself: he knows that there’s a good chance that the Ghost is not truly the spirit of his father at all, but a vision sent by the devil to tempt Hamlet into committing a murder and so damning his soul to hell. He goes to elaborate lengths to attempt to verify the Ghost’s...

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