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Notes on Shakespeare"s Macbeth.

William Shakespeare

Notes on Shakespeare"s Macbeth.

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English


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SeriesStudy aid series
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15035465M
ISBN 100417207409


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A brave Scottish general named Macbeth receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. One of Shakespeare's greatest, but also bloodiest tragedies, was written around / Many have seen the story of Macbeth's murder and usurpation of the legitimate Scottish King Duncan as having obvious connection to contemporary issues regarding King James I (James VI of Scotland), and the Gunpowder Plot of King James was particularly fascinated with /5(5).

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