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William Shakespeare : King Lear

by Terence Hawkes

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Published by Northcorte House in association with the British Council in Plymouth .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.,
  • Lear, King (Legendary character), in literature.,
  • Tragedy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 69-76) and index.

    StatementTerence Hawkes.
    SeriesWriters and their work, Writers and their work (Unnumbered)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR2819 .H39 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination79 p. ;
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL891879M
    ISBN 10074630739X
    LC Control Number95182153

    Edmund dies and King Lear, in grief over Cordelia, dies. ~ A prideful king. 3 daughters, 2 bad, 1 good. READ!--Submitted by BamBam. ~ King Lear is a legendSubmitted by Anonymous. ~ Fan of this . Rain, Wind, Thunder, Fire-- King Lear is Shakespeare's brilliant play about truth, love, and madness. King Lear slowly descends into madness after dividing his kingdom between the two daughters who are .

    King Lear is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written between and It is considered one of his greatest works. The play is based on the legend of Leir of Britain, a . Henry V is a study of kingship, patriotism, and heroic determination tempered by tender comedy as Henry courts Katherine, princess of France. Henry, the noble and courageous young king of England, .

      King Lear by William Shakespeare, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). Shakespeare, William, Title: King Lear Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Tragedies Subject: Fathers and daughters -- Drama Subject: .


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