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King Lear

Author: William Shakespeare; Alan Durband
Publisher: Woodbury, N.Y. : Barron's, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and the theater of his time, and provides quizzes and other study activities.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Outlines and syllabi
Tragedies
Outlines, syllabi, etc
Named Person: William Shakespeare; Lear, King of England (Legendary character); William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; Lear, King of England (Legendary character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare; Alan Durband
ISBN: 0812036379 9780812036374
OCLC Number: 12692470
Description: 314 pages ; 19 cm.
Contents: William Shakespeare: life, plays, theater, verse --
King Lear: date, sources, text --
King Lear --
Original text and modern version --
Activities --
Characters --
Structure, themes and imagery --
Textual questions --
Examination questions --
One-word-answer quiz --
What's missing?
Responsibility: edited and rendered into modern English by Alan Durband.
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Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and the theater of his time, and provides quizzes and other study activities.

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