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VOLUME the SIXTH,
The LIFE and DEATH of KING LEAR,
L O N D ON:
and the Executors of B. Dodd,
LEAR, King of Britain,
Daughters to Lear.
Soldiers and Attendants.
SCENE lies in Britain.
Of this Play the Editions are, 1. Quarto, 1608, by Natha- first quarto, even in the errours niel Butler.
of the press. II. In the folio of 1623. This edition, like all the other,
III. Quarto, by Jane Bell, except Bell's, is given from the fo. 1655. This edition is of no lio. The variations are somevalue, for, neglecting the better times noted. copy in the folio, it follows the