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by | Read by Alec Guinness, Eileen Atkins, Cyril Cusack, et al.

Classics • 3 hrs. • Audio Program • © 1606

The Modern Library brings the BBC's radio production of King Lear to audio cassette. Alec Guiness is a splendid Lear, expert in his transition from a demanding and majestic father/king to a solitary, lunatic soul on a stormy mountain. Sarah Badel's Cordelia is astute and reflective. The combination of talents makes this tragedy one of the most poignant in all of Shakespeare's works. R.A.P. ©AudioFile, Portland, Maine [Published: SEPT 97]



Airbox pak • Modern Library • 1996

CS ISBN 0679449264 $18.00 • Two cassettes

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