King Lear

King Lear

by Ken Roy and William Shakespeare

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 15/05/2005

  $50.95
Developed to provide a student-centered approach in the study of Shakespeare. The series features a wide variety of activities for individual and group work. play.
  • The Teacher's Guide facilitates implementation and evaluation.
  • Specific teaching suggestions introduce strategies for presenting Shakespeare in a condensed time period (3 to 5 weeks).
  • Evaluation strategies for student activities are presented. -Background information on Shakespeare's England is provided.
ISBN:
9780774714877
9780774714877
Category:
Language readers
Format:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
15-05-2005
Publisher:
Nelson Education Limited
Country of origin:
Canada
Edition:
2nd Edition
William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare was born in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, in 1564. The date of his birth is unknown but is celebrated on 23 April, which happens to be St George's Day, and the day in 1616 on which Shakespeare died.

Aged eighteen, he married Anne Hathaway. They had three children. Around 1585 William joined an acting troupe on tour in Stratford from London, and thereafter spent much of his life in the capital. By 1595 he had written five of his history plays, six comedies and his first tragedy, Romeo and Juliet. In all, he wrote thirty-seven plays and much poetry, and earned enormous fame in his own lifetime in prelude to his immortality.

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