Publisher:Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1981.
Eight lectures delivered at Princeton by members of the Princeton University English Dept., during 1978-1979.
Includes bibliographical references.
King Lear and the Shakespearean pageant of history / Alvin B. Kernan -- King Lear, acting and feeling / Michael Goldman -- Shakespeare, the King's company, and King Lear / G.E. Bentley -- As the wind sits, the poetics of King Lear / Theodore Weiss -- The image of the family in King Lear / Thomas McFarland -- King Lear and the two abysses / Lawrence Danson -- "Nothing almost sees miracles" / Thomas P. Roche, Jr. -- King Lear in the theater / Daniel Seltzer.