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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:

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

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Also by Nick de Somogyi:

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

Go to author page...

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