skip to content
King Lear; Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

King Lear;

Author: William Shakespeare; G K Hunter
Publisher: Harmondsworth, Penguin, 1972.
Series: New Penguin Shakespeare.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
An ageing king makes a capricious decision to divide his realm among his three daughters according to the love they express for him. When the youngest daughter refuses to take part in this charade, she is banished, leaving the king dependent on her manipulative and untrustworthy sisters.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Drama
Tragedies
Named Person: Lear, King of England (Legendary character); Lear, King of England (Legendary character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare; G K Hunter
ISBN: 0140707247 9780140707243
OCLC Number: 2681652
Description: 344 pages music 19 cm.
Series Title: New Penguin Shakespeare.
Responsibility: edited by G.K. Hunter.

Abstract:

Part of "The New Penguin Shakespeare" series, this text looks at "King Lear" with an introduction, a list of further reading, commentary and a short account of the textual problems of the play. The  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/2681652> # King Lear;
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "2681652" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768396151#Place/harmondsworth> ; # Harmondsworth
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768396151#Topic/fathers_and_daughters> ; # Fathers and daughters
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/800360> ; # Aging parents
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/987694> ; # Kings and rulers
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/822.33/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768396151#Topic/kings_and_rulers> ; # Kings and rulers
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768396151#Person/lear_king_of_england_legendary_character> ; # King of England (Legendary character) Lear
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/973371> ; # Inheritance and succession
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/921890> ; # Fathers and daughters
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768396151#Thing/drama_in_english> ; # Drama in English
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768396151#Topic/inheritance_and_succession> ; # Inheritance and succession
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/839101> ; # Britons
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768396151#Topic/aging_parents> ; # Aging parents
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768396151#Topic/britons> ; # Britons
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/96994048> ; # William Shakespeare
    schema:datePublished "1972" ;
    schema:description "An ageing king makes a capricious decision to divide his realm among his three daughters according to the love they express for him. When the youngest daughter refuses to take part in this charade, she is banished, leaving the king dependent on her manipulative and untrustworthy sisters."@en ;
    schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768396151#Person/hunter_g_k> ; # G. K. Hunter
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3768396151> ;
    schema:genre "Drama"@en ;
    schema:genre "Tragedies"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768396151#Series/new_penguin_shakespeare> ; # New Penguin Shakespeare.
    schema:name "King Lear;"@en ;
    schema:productID "2681652" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/2681652#PublicationEvent/harmondsworth_penguin_1972> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768396151#Agent/penguin> ; # Penguin
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780140707243> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB8106392> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB7217552> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/2681652> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768396151#Person/hunter_g_k> # G. K. Hunter
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Hunter" ;
    schema:givenName "G. K." ;
    schema:name "G. K. Hunter" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768396151#Person/lear_king_of_england_legendary_character> # King of England (Legendary character) Lear
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:givenName "Lear" ;
    schema:name "King of England (Legendary character) Lear" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768396151#Series/new_penguin_shakespeare> # New Penguin Shakespeare.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/2681652> ; # King Lear;
    schema:name "New Penguin Shakespeare." ;
    schema:name "New Penguin Shakespeare" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768396151#Thing/drama_in_english> # Drama in English
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "Drama in English" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/800360> # Aging parents
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Aging parents"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/839101> # Britons
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Britons"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/921890> # Fathers and daughters
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fathers and daughters"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/973371> # Inheritance and succession
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Inheritance and succession"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/987694> # Kings and rulers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Kings and rulers"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/96994048> # William Shakespeare
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1564" ;
    schema:deathDate "1616" ;
    schema:familyName "Shakespeare" ;
    schema:givenName "William" ;
    schema:name "William Shakespeare" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780140707243>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0140707247" ;
    schema:isbn "9780140707243" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.