Meluki's Celtic Catalog

Celtic Culture in Words and Music

King Lear

King Lear
Item# 9781408305034

Product Description

Publisher: Orchard Books

Author: Andrew Matthews Illustrator: Tony Ross

Foolish and bad-tempered, King Lear divides the kingdom between his two wicked daughters, disowns his honest youngest daughter and banishes his friends. As the kingdom falls apart and Learís humiliation turns him mad, will he finally realise what he has done? With Notes on Shakespeare and the Globe Theatre and Chaos and Old Age in King Lear. Ages 5-8 (pb)