Master Shakespeare's King Lear using Absolute
Shakespeare's King Lear essay, plot summary, quotes
and characters study guides.
A quick review of the plot of King Lear including
every important action in the play. An ideal introduction
before reading the original text.
Detailed description of each act with translations
and explanations for all important quotes. The next
best thing to an modern English translation.
Review of each character's role in the play including
defining quotes and character motivations for all major
Analysis: Critical essay by influential Shakespeare
scholar and commentator William Hazlitt, discussing
all you need to know on the characters of King Lear.
King Lear Essay:
Samuel Taylor Coleridge's famous essay on King Lear
based on his legendary and influential lectures
and notes on Shakespeare.