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:

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

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Also by Nick de Somogyi:

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

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