King Lear

Literary Touchstone Classic


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Author(s): Shakespeare, William
Page Length: 120
Copyright: 2006
Weight: 0.37 lbs.
Item Code: 301310
ISBN: 9781580493413
ISBN-10: 1580493416

This tragedy of the foolish king who goes mad because of the consequences of his decisions—arguably Shakespeare’s greatest work—is a poignant examination of the complexities of human nature: wisdom and foolishness, vision and blindness, and true love and loyalty between parents and their children.

Our Literary Touchstone Classics are unabridged, complete texts, and come with unbelievable prices. Each book is a value-priced, high-quality trade paperback, which you will receive for at least 50% off retail.

Your students will benefit from:

  • Reading pointers highlighting themes and providing background;
  • Line numbers and sidebar notes in every Shakespeare play;
  • A glossary defining difficult vocabulary and allusions;
  • Prices so low that students can annotate their own books.

Sturdy bindings, premium paper, and American-made construction are always used to ensure you get the most out of your Literary Touchstone Classic, perfect for any classroom or library.

Customer Reviews

03 Sep 2014 | Dana Gagnon |

I wanted to send a quick note letting you know how much I appreciate the Literary Touchstone Classic editions of books that you publish. I have specified them in the small classes that I teach, as I appreciate that they are unabridged, yet nicely formatted for easier student reading.

Review Rating: 5

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