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Shakespeare's King Lear

Shakespeare's King Lear - rev edition

Shakespeare's King Lear - rev edition

ISBN13: 9780764585821

ISBN10: 0764585827

Shakespeare
Edition: REV 00
Copyright: 2000
Publisher: Cliffs Notes, Inc.
Published:
International: No
Shakespeare

ISBN13: 9780764585821

ISBN10: 0764585827

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Summary

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."

Author Bio

Metzger, Sheri : University of New Mexico

Sheri Metzger currently teaches Literature and Composition in the University Honors Program and in the English Department at The University of New Mexico. Sheri has taught at UNM for the past ten years.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Life and Background of the Playwright.
Introduction to the Play.
Critical Commentaries.
Act I.
Act II.
Act III.
Act IV.
Act V.
Character Analyses.
Critical Essays.
CliffsNotes Review.
CliffsNotes Resource Center.
Index.

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