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Live So Long
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Plays » Shakespeare, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
A Producer and a Director put on the most expensive Shakespeare production of all time. They rent the biggest theatre in the country and hire the world's most famous actor to play the lead role of King Lear. However, just before curtain up on opening night, he dies.
King Lear In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,850. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
King Lear descends into madness after foolishly disposing of his estate between two of his three daughters based on their flattery, bringing tragic consequences for all. Sound like a good story? It is…if you can understand it. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of King Lear.
King Lear: Review Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This eBook is a short and concise review guide of King Lear by William Shakespeare. The review includes a short summary of the whole play, major themes in the play and explanations of those themes relations to the play, a character guide with brief details on the characters, and act reviews written in bullet point that go into more detail than the play summary.
The King Lear Companion (Includes Study Guide, Historical Context, Biography, and Character Index)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,350. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Fiction » Classics
King Lear is one of the greatest plays ever written--but let's face it..if you don't understand it, then you are not alone. This annotated book includes a summary of each scene, and an overview of themes and characters. It does not contain the play. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book
The Rich King's Poor Dementia
Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature
Ever wondered what Shakespeare wondered when he wrote about his wonderful characters wondering beyond the realms of 'Wonderland?' This book details how the greatest writer painstakingly scrutinized the psychological mindsets of people during his age, and personified his characters with aspects of one prominent condition - dementia. Modern physiologists are seeing Shakespeare to be like a doctor!
William Shakespeare - Complete Plot Summaries
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,770. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Plays » Shakespeare
The complete plot summaries of the works of William Shakespeare.
The Salt Marsh King
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,650. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A modern reimagining of Shakespeare’s King Lear, from debut literary novelist Drew Krepp.
William Shakespeare's "King Lear": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,710. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "King Lear." People who read it first will find the original much easier to read and understand.