No Fear Shakespeare gives you the complete text of "King Lear" on the left-hand page, side-by-side with an easy-to-understand translation on the right.
Each No Fear Shakespeare contains:
- The complete text of the original play
- A line-by-line translation that puts Shakespeare into everyday language
- A complete list of characters with descriptions
- Plenty of helpful commentary
Foolish and bad-tempered, King Lear divides his kingdom between his two wicked daughters and disowns his honest youngest daughter. As the kingdom falls apart and Lear's humiliation turns him mad, will he finally realise what he has done?
Series: No Fear Shakespeare
For Ages: 12+ years old
For Grades: 7 - 10
Number Of Pages: 320
Published: 27th July 2003
Publisher: Spark Notes
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 19.0 x 13.3
Weight (kg): 0.33