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by William Shakespeare

The story of King Lear and his three daughters existed in some form up to four centuries before Shakespeare recorded his vision. Lear was a British King who reigned before the birth of Christ, allowing Shakespeare to place his play in a Pagan setting. Predated by references in British mythology to…

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Posted By liseli m #392950 at Oct 12, 2014 10:36 AM

discuss edmund. are we meant to sympathesize with him

can we blame him for his villianary or can we feel sorry for him and why

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Posted By chip m #56541 at Mar 30, 2008 10:58 AM

ILC English

Hello, i was just wondering any1 was doing ILC English and would like to share answers on some key questions. 

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