King Lear

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Cambridge University Press, Dec 2, 1969 - Drama - 370 pages
3 Reviews
'By far the best edition of King Lear - in respect of both textual and other matters - that we now have.' John Lyon, English Language Notes 'This volume is a treasure-trove of precise information and stimulating comments on practically every aspect of the Lear-universe. I know of no other edition which I would recommend with such confidence: to students, professional colleagues and also the 'educated public'.' Dieter Mehl, Shakespeare Jahrbuch, vol 134

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User Review  - Colleen Remar - Goodreads

Blah-a disappointment. Doesn't come close to Macbeth or Hamlet. Read full review

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User Review  - Lara Kattan - Goodreads

The main character was a jerk, do not recommend. Read full review

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