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Title King Lear
Document Type Annotated Copy
Reference Bd W Cymb 14
Associated Names Cairn, Mrs. and/or Achmet, Mrs; Dowden, Edward
Publication Date 1768
Place of Production Dublin
Country of Production Ireland
Date of Production 1768
Description Unmarked except Acts IV and V, which are checked for Cordelia.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Content Keywords age, family, royalty, betrayal, love, imprisonment, death, madness, suffering
Context Keywords cast, character, cues
Shattuck Code Not in Shattuck
Play King Lear
Library Folger Shakespeare Library
Note Please note that some of the metadata for this document has been drawn from the Folger Shakespeare Library's online catalogue and 'The Shakespeare Prompt books, A Descriptive Catalogue' by Charles H. Shattuck.