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The tragedy of Macbeth

Author: William Shakespeare; Barbara A Mowat; Paul Werstine
Publisher: New York : Washington Square Press, 1992.
Series: New Folger Library Shakespeare.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Washington Square Press new Folger edView all editions and formats
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Presents Shakespeare's drama about a man who kills the king of Scotland in order to claim the throne for himself, and includes explanatory notes, plot summaries, a key to notable lines and phrases, and other reference information.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Tragedies
Named Person: Macbeth, King of Scotland; Macbeth, King of Scotland
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare; Barbara A Mowat; Paul Werstine
ISBN: 0671722751 9780671722753 0671042874 9780671042875
OCLC Number: 28066784
Notes: Spine title: Macbeth.
Description: xlviii, 223 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm.
Series Title: New Folger Library Shakespeare.
Other Titles: Macbeth.
Macbeth
Responsibility: by William Shakespeare ; [edited by Barbara A. Mowat and Paul Werstine ; illustrated with material in the Folger Library collections].

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The New Folger Library edition features brief and simple clarification of seventeenth-century language, scene-by-scene plot summaries, and explanatory notes illuminating obscure and obsolete  Read more...

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"It's hard to see how the New Folger Library's section on Shakespeare's language could be much better. An exceptionally good choice for an introductory text".-- The Shakespeare Newsletter

 
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