Lear Summary
Edward Bond

Everything you need to understand or teach Lear by Edward Bond.

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  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
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Lear Summary

Edward Bond's Lear was first produced at the Royal Court Theatre in London in 1971. Bond's 1965 play Saved had already established his position as an important new playwright, and some believe early reviewers of Lear did not fully understand the play but were reluctant to condemn It, largely because of Bond's reputation. Many did find fault with the play, however, and much attention was focused on Lear's tremendous violence. Some were critical of that...

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