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King Lear

by William Shakespeare

Shakespeare’s King Lear challenges us with the magnitude, intensity, and sheer duration of the pain that it represents. Its figures harden their hearts, engage in violence, or try to alleviate the suffering of others. Lear himself rages until his sanity cracks. What, then, keeps bringing us back to King Lear? For all the force of its language, King...
Publish Date
2004
January 1
Goodreads rating
3.91
ISBN
9780743482769
Tags
classicsfiction
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
I loved King Lear.     source