King Lear | Study Guide

William Shakespeare

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King Lear | Character Map

Cordelia Lear's loving youngest daughter Nobleman Daughter Earl of Gloucester Loyal older nobleman Edgar Gloucester's naïve legitimate son Regan Lear's deceptive middle daughter Edmund Gloucester's deceptive bastard King Lear Aging king and father Goneril Lear's deceptive eldest daughter Forbidden lovers Loyal daughter Father Forbidden lovers Father Daughter
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