King Lear : Notes

King Lear : Notes

Book - 1968
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In this tragic play, Lear, a ruler in pre-Christian Britain, is described as a "very foolish old man, fourscore and upward." Grossly misjudging his daughters, he endures a harrowing experience and emerges as a man "more sinned against than sinning."

Baker & Taylor
Supplies background information on the Shakespearean tragedy's history, sources, leading characters, and plot

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska : Cliffs Notes, 1968
Edition: New ed
ISBN: 9780822000419
Characteristics: 92 p. ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Cliffs Notes, Inc


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