King Lear

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Description

nnnnThe Wordsworth Classics’ Shakespeare Series presents a newly-edited sequence of William Shakespeare’s works. The textual editing takes account of recent scholarship while giving the material a careful reappraisal.nnnn

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nnnnKing Lear has been widely acclaimed as Shakespeare’s most powerful tragedy. Elemental and passionate, it encompasses the horrific and the heart-rending. Love and hate, loyalty and treachery, cruelty and self-sacrifice: all these contend in a tempestuous drama which has become an enduring classic of the world’s literature. In the theatre and on screen King Lear continues to challenge and enthral.nnnn

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nnnnThis Wordsworth edition of King Lear provides a comprehensive, integrated text of the play.nnnn

Additional information

Author

William Shakespeare

Publisher

Wordsworth Editions

Published

1994