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Title King Lear
Document Type Annotated Copy
Reference Lear 32
Primary Association Forrest, Edwin
Publication Date c. 1860
Date of Production n.d.
Description Annotated copy containing mainly lighting and music notations.
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 lighting, music, cues, sound effects
Visual Content Contains an autographed illustration of Edwin Forrest.
Shattuck Code KL 117
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.