King Lear. A Graphic Novel.
King Lear. A graphic novel. Libro in inglese. Per apprezzare un classico della letteratura inglese, con la ricchezza dei disegni di Gareth Hinds.
Title: King Lear.
A Graphic Novel by Gareth Hinds. Based on the Play by William Shakespeare
Publisher: Walker Books
Format: paperback - 128 pages - 266 x 170 mm
Age: + 12
A taut adaptation of Shakespeare’s masterwork by Gareth Hinds – the standard-bearer of graphic-novel retellings of literary classics.
In a graceful adaptation, Gareth Hinds translates Shakespeare’s timeless tale of pride and defiance, loyalty and ambition, betrayal and revenge into graphic novel format, packing it with visual drama and providing an accessible introduction. This artful edition – like an extraordinary stage performance –offers a striking new perspective on one of the most powerful and beloved tragedies in the English language. Using excerpts from the bard’s own language, Gareth Hinds’s inventive format opens the experience of King Lear to students and fans of graphic literature.