- Series: Norton Critical Editions
- Paperback: 480 pages
- Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; 1st edition (December 10, 2007)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0393926648
- ISBN-13: 978-0393926644
- Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 0.5 x 8.4 inches
- Shipping Weight: 14.9 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 6 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #323,890 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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King Lear (Norton Critical Editions) 1st Edition
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About the Author
Grace Ioppolo is the founder and director of the Henslowe-Alleyn Digitisation Project and is Professor of Shakespearean and Early Modern Drama in the Department of English and American Literature at the University of Reading, England. She is the author of Dramatists and Their Manuscripts in the Age of Shakespeare, Jonson, Middleton, and Heywood: Authorship, Authority, and the Playhouse (2006) and Revising Shakespeare (1991). She has edited Shakespeare’s King Lear for Norton and has published widely on textual transmission, the history of the book and literary and historical manuscripts, most recently as the co-editor of Elizabeth I and the Culture of Writing (2007). She is the General Editor of The Collected Works of Thomas Heywood, forthcoming 2012–15.
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Now I have. I dragged myself through it. I had no sympathy for Lear. He just drove me to distraction. He was so blind to the relationships and the predictable effects of his own decisions. God help those who had him for a king.
Yet, the essays in the back of the book, helped me appreciate the play as did our first discussion.