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:

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

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Also by Nick de Somogyi:

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

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