King Lear

Cast: 3f 18m

Staging: Flexible staging

Royalty Free: You do not need to apply for rights to perform this play.

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

Cast: 3f 18m

Staging:Flexible staging

Royalty Free: You do not need to apply for rights to perform this play.

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:

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

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Also by Nick de Somogyi:

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

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