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King Lear.

Author: William Shakespeare; George Ian Duthie; John Dover Wilson
Publisher: Cambridge [England] University Press, 1960.
Series: New Shakespeare.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One of Shakespeare's darkest and most savage plays, tells the story of the foolish and Job-like Lear, who divides his kingdom, as he does his affections, according to vanity and whim. Lear's failure as a father engulfs himself and his world in turmoil and tragedy.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Tragedies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
King Lear.
Cambridge [Eng.] University Press, 1960
(OCoLC)609512837
Named Person: Lear, King of England (Legendary character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare; George Ian Duthie; John Dover Wilson
ISBN: 0521094844 9780521094849
OCLC Number: 356706
Description: 300 pages illustrations 18 cm.
Series Title: New Shakespeare.

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One of Shakespeare's darkest and most savage plays, tells the story of the foolish and Job-like Lear, who divides his kingdom, as he does his affections, according to vanity and whim. Lear's failure as a father engulfs himself and his world in turmoil and tragedy.

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