King Lear

(New Folger Library Shakespeare)

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Folger Shakespeare Library

The world's leading center for Shakespeare studies

Each edition includes:

• Freshly edited text based on the best early

printed version of the play

• Full explanatory notes conveniently placed on

The world's leading center for Shakespeare studies

Each edition includes:

• Freshly edited text based on the best early

printed version of the play

• Full explanatory notes conveniently placed on pages facing the text of the play

• Scene-by-scene plot summaries

• A key to famous lines and phrases

• An introduction to reading Shakespeare's language

• An essay by an outstanding scholar providing a modern perspective on the play

• Illustrations from the Folger Shakespeare Library's vast holdings of rare books

Essay by Susan Snyder

The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C., is home to the world's largest collection of Shakespeare's printed works, and a magnet for Shakespeare scholars from around the globe. In addition to exhibitions open to the public throughout the year, the Folger offers a full calendar of performances and programs. ...Continua

Ha scritto il 26/12/12
A classic already
It is such an amazing and touching story. As I was reading it I was little by little falling in love with the whole story. How can a man be so impetuous? Think twice before you speak, Lear, for there are none so blind as those who will not see!!
Ha scritto il 05/02/12
straordinario, unimitabile William shakespeare!
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Ha scritto il 26/11/11
"Vex not his ghost: O! let him pass; he hates him That would upon the rack of this tough world Stretch him out longer." (King Lear, Act V Scene III)
Ha scritto il 03/11/10
Capital in the great shakespearian dramatic era, probably it's the greatest one with Macbeth too. King Lear is all a big metaphor about the hierarchies' twisting and human crisis. In this drama sub plot is the real transfiguration of the main one, th ...Continua
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Ha scritto il 15/06/09
"When we are born, we cry that we are come
To this great stage of fools."

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