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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:

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

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Also by Nick de Somogyi:

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

Go to author page...

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