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King Lear, William Shakespeare

Epic and tragic in its scope, King Lear explores a king’s demise into madness and insanity when he is betrayed by two of his manipulative and scheming daughters. It is Cordelia, the third and only daughter who refuses to flatter her father to deceive, who is banished from the kingdom, leading to dramatic and tumultuous events.

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Title: King Lear

Original: King Lear 

Category: Tragedy

Author: William Shakespeare

Publisher: Collins Classics

Year: 2011

Pgs: 178

Weight: 0.121 kg

ISBN: 978-0-00-790233-0

This book is in English

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‘Blow, winds, and crack your cheeks! rage! blow!’

Epic and tragic in its scope, King Lear explores a king’s demise into madness and insanity when he is betrayed by two of his manipulative and scheming daughters. It is Cordelia, the third and only daughter who refuses to flatter her father to deceive, who is banished from the kingdom, leading to dramatic and tumultuous events.

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