King Lear
Paperback, 250 pages ISBN: 9781854597182Publication Date:
29 Nov 2004
Size: 210mm x 150mm£12.99 £10.39You save £2.60 (20%)

King Lear

By William Shakespeare Edited by Nick de Somogyi

Paperback £12.99£10.39

The Shakespeare Folios series - offering the absolute authenticity of the First Folio in a totally accessible form.

'A quite wonderful idea... So blindingly obvious, I can't understand why nobody had thought of it before. I will certainly use the texts myself' - Peter Hall

This edition accurately reproduces the text of the Shakespeare First Folio (1623), but in modern type. At a stroke the dust of ages is blown away and what Shakespeare actually intended is revealed to modern readers.

Now Shakespeareans everywhere - students, actors, directors - can see for themselves what the Folio really says.

As a further aid to understanding, on each opposing page the same text appears in a fully modernised version - a useful safety net whenever the Folio becomes problematic.

Each volume also contains:
- an introduction to the particular play
- textual notes
- an appendix giving variant versions from the Quarto where appropriate
- a facsimile page from the First Folio

Paperback, 250 pages ISBN: 9781854597182Publication Date:
29 Nov 2004
Size: 210mm x 150mm£12.99 £10.39You save £2.60 (20%)

Also by William Shakespeare:

Queen Margaret
The Merry Wives of Windsor
As You Like It
Richard III (West End edition)
The Winter's Tale
Cardenio
Henry V
Henry IV Part I
Hamlet
Romeo and Juliet
Shakespeare on Theatre
Edward III
Thomas More
All's Well That Ends Well
The Tempest
Richard III
Measure for Measure
Othello
Romeo and Juliet
Julius Caesar
Henry IV Part II
The Winter's Tale
Much Ado About Nothing (West End edition)
Richard II
Twelfth Night
Macbeth
Much Ado About Nothing

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Also by Nick de Somogyi:

Much Ado About Nothing
Measure for Measure
Hamlet
The Merry Wives of Windsor
Henry V
Shakespeare on Theatre
The Tempest
Henry IV Part II
The Winter's Tale
Richard II
Romeo and Juliet
Macbeth
Henry IV Part I
Othello
As You Like It
Richard III
All's Well That Ends Well
Twelfth Night
Julius Caesar

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