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

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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:

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

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Also by Nick de Somogyi:

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

Go to author page...

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