The Oxford Shakespeare: The History of King Lear
OUP Oxford, 04.01.2001 - 336 Seiten
The Oxford Shakespeare offers authoritative texts from leading scholars in editions designed to interpret and illuminate the plays for modern readers - a new, modern-spelling text, based on the Quarto text of 1608 - on-page commentary and notes explain meaning, staging, allusions and much else - detailed introduction considers composition, sources, performances and changing critical attitudes to the play - illustrated with production photographs and related art - includes 'The Ballad of King Lear' and related offshoots - full index to introduction and commentary - durable sewn binding for lasting use 'not simply a better text but a new conception of Shakespeare. This is a major achievement of twentieth-century scholarship.' Times Literary Supplement ABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, helpful notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.
Was andere dazu sagen - Rezension schreiben
Es wurden keine Rezensionen gefunden.
Performance Texts of King Lear
Nahum Tates Adaptation
Return to Shakespeare
Interpretation in Performance
TEXTUAL INTRODUCTION AND EDITORIAL PROCEDURES
Abbreviations and references
The History of King Lear
THE BALLAD OF KING LEAR AND HIS THREE DAUGHTERS
Andere Ausgaben - Alle anzeigen
accepted action actors adopts Albany appears bear blayney body cause changes character cited Cordelia Cornwall criticism daughters death Dent direction discussed Duke Earl Edgar edition Edmund emendation Enter Exeunt Exit eyes father Foakes Folio follow fool France give Gloucester Gonoril HalioQ hand hath head heart instance interpretation John Kent King Lear Lear's Leir less letter lines lines q look lord mean nature never night notes OED's offers opening original Oswald oxford performance perhaps play play's poor possible present printed probably production prose q Quarto reading reason recorded reference Regan scene seems sense servant Shake Shakespeare sisters speak stage stand suggests tell theatre thee thing thou thought turn vols Weis writes