King Lear: Third Series

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Bloomsbury Publishing, 2014 M09 25 - 455 pages
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'By far the best edition of King Lear - in respect of both textual and other matters - that we now have.'John Lyon, English Language Notes'This volume is a treasure-trove of precise information and stimulating comments on practically every aspect of the Lear-universe. I know of no other edition which I would recommend with such confidence: to students, professional colleagues and also the 'educated public'.'Dieter Mehl, Shakespeare Jahrbuch, vol 134

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Unfortunately my rising 12th grader needed this book for her summer reading. She hated the book and found it difficult to follow. I chose this version because it updated the language somewhat and the ... Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
1
KING LEAR
153
Two textual problems
393
Lineation
403
Abbreviations and references
416
Index
430
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William Shakespeare (1564-1616) was an English dramatist, poet, and actor, generally regarded as the greatest playwright of all time.




R.A. Foakes is Professor Emeritus at University of California

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