The tragedy of Macbeth : with new and updated critical essays and a revised bibliography
—Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
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1998
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Shakespeare's great tragedy tells of the lord Macbeth, who plots to assume the throne of Scotland by murdering the king. This edition includes the play's source material from Holinshed, along with critical essays on the play, past and present.

Item Details
Series:
A Signet classic.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Works. 1963. New American Library.
The Signet classic Shakespeare.
Subjects:
Kings and rulers -- Assassination -- Scotland -- Drama.
Macbeth, King of Scotland, active 11th century -- Drama.
Regicide -- Drama.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Macbeth -- Criticism and interpretation.
Other Authors:
Barnet, Sylvan, editor.
ISBN:
9780743477109
9780451526779
0743477103
0451526775
Edition:
Second revised edition.
Description:
lxxiv, 214 pages ; 18 cm.
Other Title:
Macbeth
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-214).
Contents:
Shakespeare: an overview ; Introduction ; The tragedy of Macbeth ; The source of Macbeth: selections from Raphael Holinshed's Chronicles of England, Scotland and Ireland ; Commentaries: Macbeth / Samuel Johnson
From Shakespearean tragedy / A.C. Bradley
Source and motive in Macbeth and Othello / Elmer Edgar Stoll
General Macbeth / Mary McCarthy
Lady Macbeth : "infirm of purpose" / Joan Larsen Klein
Macbeth : history, ideology, and intellectuals / Alan Sinfield
Macbeth on stage and screen / Sylvan Barnet.
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