King Lear

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New Shakespeare, long since out-of-print, is now reissued. Each work contains a lengthy and lively introduction, main text, and substantial notes and glossary.

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User Review  - AngelaRenea - www.librarything.com

A fairly quick read. I didn't love it as much as I remember. Lear was way obsessed with 'nature' and the whole thing was so pompous. But not as bad as some of his other stuff. Read full review

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User Review  - smallself - www.librarything.com

I used to not like how Edmund (the illegitimate son) was doomed (*) to do evil, but then I realized how helpless people often seem in the face of their patterns, and it is a tragedy, as so many ... Read full review

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