King Lear

Kommentierte Ausgabe von "King Lear"

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 1903436591

Category: Drama

Page: 437

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A definitive edition of one of Shakespeare's most powerful, moving and eternally popular plays.


King Lear

It seems likely that France , who left England choler ' ( 1 , 2 , 23 ) , has returned to take by force that portior Lear's kingdom which Cordelia should rightfully have inherited Gloucester advises Edmund that they must now supp King ...

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198320548

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 162

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Presents Shakespeare's tragedy about King Lear and his attempts to divide his kingdom between his three daughters.



The Tragedy of King Lear

King Lear is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written between 1603 and 1606, and is considered one of his greatest works.

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher:

ISBN: 9789389230390

Category: Drama

Page: 234

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King Lear is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written between 1603 and 1606, and is considered one of his greatest works. The play is based on the legend of King Leir of Britain. It has been widely adapted for stage and screen, with the part of Lear being played by many of the world's most accomplished actors.

King Lear

First Folio, King Lear (F) evidence of cuts, 4, 27–8; of two versions, 5, 65 nature of text, 2–5 possible censorship, 29 preface, 3 relation to Q, 2–5, 29, 31, 37, 38, 45, 50, 55, 57, 61, 64, 75, 77–8, 81, 87–8, 89, 119; to Q2, 2, ...

Author: John Russell Brown

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 113701914X

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 168

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King Lear is widely considered to be Shakespeare's greatest and most challenging play. This unique volume features: • a scene-by-scene commentary that traces the play's on-stage life and an audience's progressive experience of performance • a close reading of the text that leads to a re-assessment of the tragedy's achievement • discussion of the play's sources, and its cultural and political context • accounts of major performances on stage and screen, and of notable critical assessments. Inspiring and stimulating, this essential study of King Lear in both text and performance offers a path to a fuller knowledge of Shakespeare's verbal, theatrical and imaginative art.

King Lear in Context

King Lear in context: the cultural background / Keith Linley. pages cm. – (Anthem perspectives in literature) Includes ... Shakespeare, William, 1564–1616. King Lear. 2. Literature and society–England– History–16th century. 3.

Author: Keith Linley

Publisher: Anthem Press

ISBN: 1783083743

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 306

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This engaging book provides in-depth discussion of the various influences that an audience in 1606 would have brought to interpreting ‘King Lear’. How did people think about the world, about God, about sin, about kings, about civilized conduct? Learn about the social hierarchy, gender relationships, parenting and family dynamics, court corruption, class tensions, the literary profile of the time, the concept of tragedy – and all the subversions, transgressions, and oppositions that made the play an unsettling picture of a disintegrating world in free fall.

Shakespearean Tragedy Lectures on Hamlet Othello King Lear Macbeth

(1) The likeness between Timon's curses and some of the speeches of Lear in his madness is, in one respect, curious. ... (2) For references to the lower animals, similar to those in King Lear, see especially Timon, I. i. 259; II. ii.

Author: A. C. Bradley

Publisher: Good Press

ISBN:

Category: Fiction

Page: 486

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"Shakespearean Tragedy: Lectures on Hamlet, Othello, King Lear, Macbeth" by A. C. Bradley. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.

Succeeding King Lear

Succeeding King Lear : literature, exposure, and the possibility of politics / Emily Sun.—1st ed. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 978-0-8232-3280-2 (cloth : alk. paper)—ISBN 978-0-8232-3282-6 (ebook) 1.

Author: Emily Sun

Publisher: Fordham Univ Press

ISBN: 0823232808

Category: Drama

Page: 179

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King Lear

The tragic drama of an old king's foolishness is accompanied by material on Shakespeare's language, life, and theater, notes, and an essay.

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 074348276X

Category: Drama

Page: 384

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The tragic drama of an old king's foolishness is accompanied by material on Shakespeare's language, life, and theater, notes, and an essay.


Textual and Editorial Problems in Shakespeare s King Lear

The second part analyses three passages from the Quarto and the Folio1 version, which differ from each other, and the last part of this paper will try to give a solution towards the discussion upon the treatment of King Lear. 2.

Author: Fran Spring

Publisher: GRIN Verlag

ISBN: 3346428281

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 31

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Seminar paper from the year 2011 in the subject English Language and Literature Studies - Literature, grade: 1,3, University of Wuppertal, language: English, abstract: This paper will first of all take a look at the different prints we have of Shakespeare's King Lear and at the reasons for the discussion over the editorial and textual concept of the play. Therefore it presents some of the scholar's opinions towards this debate. The second part analyses three passages from the Quarto and the Folio1 version, which differ from each other, and the last part of this paper will try to give a solution towards the discussion upon the treatment of King Lear.

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Author: William Shakespeare

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An Index to the Works of Shakspeare Giving References

1 ; King Lear , iv . 6 ; changes of , Timon of Athens , i . 1 ; every step ( grise ) of , Timon of Athens , iv . 3 ; at odds with , Timon of Athens , iv . 3 ; in a merry mood , Julius Cæsar , iii . 2 ; a tide that leads to , Julius ...

Author: Evangeline Marie (Johnson) O'Connor

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Page: 419

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An Index to the Works of Shakespeare

3 ; King Lear , iv . 6 ; dropsy , The Tempest , iv . 1 ; 1. Henry IV . , ii . 4 ; epilepsy , the , allusions to , Julius Cæsar , i . 2 ; Othello , iv . 1 ; fevers , Comedy of Errors , v . 1 ; Measure for Measure , v . 1 ; King John , 1.

Author: Evangeline Maria O'Connor

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Page: 419

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An Index to the Works of Shakspere

3 ; King Lear , iv . 6 ; dropsy , The Tempest , iv . 1 ; 1. Henry IV . , ii . 4 ; epilepsy , the , allusions to , Julius Cæsar , i . 2 ; Othello , iv . 1 ; fevers , Comedy of Errors , v . 1 ; Measure for Measure , v . 1 ; King John , 2.

Author: Evangeline Maria O'Connor

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Author: William Shakespeare

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