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The use of insanity in "King Lear".

Author: Samuel Logan Sanderson
Publisher: 1925.
Edition/Format:   Book : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
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Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Logan Sanderson
OCLC Number: 56156839
Notes: Masters essay. Columbia University.
Description: 1 v.

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Why Shakespeare Made Lear Mad

by dianne.hunter@trincoll.edu (WorldCat user published 2013-03-23) Excellent Permalink

Samuel Logan Sanderson observes that King Lear is not mad in Shakespeare's sources, and argues that Shakespeare injected Lear's madness into the play in order to motivate the behavior of Lear's daughters.

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