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Q: Last Lines of Lear
Shakespeare Electronic Conference, SHK 7.0930.  Tuesday, 10 December 1996.

From:           Ed Wells <
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Date:           Tuesday, 10 Dec 1996 00:15:47 -0800
Subject:        Last Lines of Lear

I downloaded an electronic version of Lear from

This text assigns the last four lines of the play to Albany rather than to
Edgar. Is this a variant reading, or a mistake in the edition?

Ed Wells

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