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King Lear
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Manchester Univ Pr
Publication date April 1, 1991
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780719027482
ISBN-10 0719027489
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.25 by 7.75 in.
Weight 0.40 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $14.95
Other format details university press
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Through a study of eight 20th-century stage and screen productions of "King Lear", this book examines the way in which performance and interpretation are bound together. It aims to show how different performances have illuminated the radical contradictions within the text itself.

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780719062247 Book cover for 9780805787078
 
2 edition from Manchester Univ Pr (March 2, 2005)
9780719062247 | details & prices | 216 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $89.00
from Twayne Pub (December 1, 1988)
9780805787078 | details & prices | Rec. grade levels 10-12 | List price $20.95
About: Describes the story of a powerful man's descent from the implied divinity of his noble state to a profound recognition of his human nature, suggests a fresh interpretation, and discusses Shakespeare's themes and technique
Paperback
Book cover for 9780719027482 Book cover for 9780719062254
 
2 edition from Manchester Univ Pr (March 2, 2005)
9780719062254 | details & prices | 224 pages | 5.25 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $30.00
The price comparison is for this edition
from Manchester Univ Pr (April 1, 1991)
9780719027482 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $14.95
About: Through a study of eight 20th-century stage and screen productions of "King Lear", this book examines the way in which performance and interpretation are bound together.
from Twayne Pub (December 1, 1988)
9780805787115 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.50 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 10-12 | 0.45 lbs | List price $13.95
About: Describes the story of a powerful man's descent from the implied divinity of his noble state to a profound recognition of his human nature, suggests a fresh interpretation, and discusses Shakespeare's themes and technique

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