King Lear
(Audiobook CD)

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[Rehill, Surrey] : Naxos AudioBooks, [2002].
9626342447, 9789626342442
Lexile measure
HL 380L


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Audiobook CD
Physical Desc
3 audio discs (3 hr., 6 min., 3 sec.) : digital, stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in.
Accelerated Reader
Level 2.9, 1 Points
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General Note
"This recording uses the text of King Lear established by Jay Halio for the New Cambridge Shakespeare edition of the play (ISBN 0521 33729 1) and also printed in the Cambridge Schools Shakespeare edition (ISBN 0521 46697 0), both published by Cambridge University Press"--Container.
General Note
Compact discs.
General Note
Notes on the play and actor biographies (32 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
General Note
Naxos AudioBooks: NA324412 (NA324412, NA324422, NA324432).
Creation/Production Credits
Directed by John Tydeman ; produced by Nicolas Soames.
Paul Scofield (King Lear), Alec McCowen (Earl of Gloucester), Kenneth Branagh (Fool), David Burke (Earl of Kent), Harriet Walter (Gonerill), Emilia Fox (Cordelia), Sara Kestelman (Regan), Richard McCabe (Edgar), Toby Stephens (Edmond), and full cast.
Date/Time and Place of Event
Recorded August 2001 at Motivation Sound Studios, London.
Presents Shakespeare's tragedy of a foolish and self-indulgent king who learns, late in life and after terrible suffering, the value of self-knowledge.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Shakespeare, W., Scofield, P., McCowen, A., & Branagh, K. (2002). King Lear . Naxos AudioBooks.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

William Shakespeare et al.. 2002. King Lear. [Rehill, Surrey]: Naxos AudioBooks.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

William Shakespeare et al.. King Lear [Rehill, Surrey]: Naxos AudioBooks, 2002.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Shakespeare, William, Paul Scofield, Alec McCowen, and Kenneth Branagh. King Lear Naxos AudioBooks, 2002.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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