King Lear (Cambridge School Shakespeare) (Paperback)

King Lear (Cambridge School Shakespeare) By Rex Gibson (Founded by), Elspeth Bain (Editor), Nic Amy (Editor) Cover Image
By Rex Gibson (Founded by), Elspeth Bain (Editor), Nic Amy (Editor)
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An improved, larger-format edition of the Cambridge School Shakespeare plays, extensively rewritten, expanded and produced in an attractive new design. The Rex Gibson active approach to classroom Shakespeare enables students to inhabit Shakespeare's imaginative world in accessible and creative ways, sharing Shakespeare's love of language, interest in character and sense of theatre. Substantially revised and extended, classroom activities are thematically organised in distinctive stagecraft, writing, language, characters and themes features. Expanded endnotes include extensive essay-writing guidance for 'King Lear' and Shakespeare, and extended glossaries are aligned with the play text for easy reference. Includes rich, exciting colour photos of global performances of 'King Lear'. Further support material available at

Product Details
ISBN: 9781107615380
ISBN-10: 1107615380
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication Date: January 22nd, 2015
Pages: 264
Language: English
Series: Cambridge School Shakespeare