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King Lear : a play by William Shakespeare

Author: Gareth Hinds; William Shakespeare
Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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When an old and jaded king sets out to divide his realm among his three daughters, demanding proof of their devotion in words, he instead divides his family. So begins a bitter struggle that eats away at the kingdom-- and the old man's sanity-- in this timeless tale of pride and defiance.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Adaptations
Comic books, strips, etc
Named Person: William Shakespeare; Lear, King of England (Legendary character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gareth Hinds; William Shakespeare
ISBN: 9780763643430 0763643432 9780763643447 : 0763643440
OCLC Number: 502661844
Target Audience: Young Adult
Description: 123 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Responsibility: adapted and illustrated by Gareth Hinds.

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When an old and jaded king sets out to divide his realm among his three daughters, demanding proof of their devotion in words, he instead divides his family. So begins a bitter struggle that eats away at the kingdom-- and the old man's sanity-- in this timeless tale of pride and defiance.

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