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Notes on Shakespeare's

Notes on Shakespeare's "Macbeth"

Cliffs Notes S.


Published: 30th May 2000
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: Packed with action and vivid portrayal of human relationships, Shakespeare's Macbeth traces the bloody climb to power and tragic ruin of a fate-plagued king. Count on CliffNotes to carry you through the rise and fall of a cast of characters that includes a cruel and ambitious warrior, his wicked wife, and a trio of witches who have warned their way into audience's hearts since William Shakespeare first presented their prophecies about 300 years ago. Show your classmates -- and your grade-granting teacher -- that you're in the know with English literature. You can't miss with scene summaries, plot explorations, language simplification, and author insights from CliffsNotes on Macbeth!

About the Author

Alex Went has been a teacher of English and Head of Drama at Shrewsbury School, England. He is the librettist of the musicals Jekyll!, The Time Machine and The Lost Domain.


How to Use This Book.

Life and Background of the Playwright.

Introduction to the Play.

Critical Commentaries.

Act I Scene 1.

Act I Scene 2.

Act I Scene 3.

Act I Scene 4.

Act I Scene 5.

Act I Scene 6.

Act I Scene 7.

Act II Scene 1.

Act II Scene 2.

Act II Scene 3.

Act II Scene 4.

Act III Scene 1.

Act III Scene 2.

Act III Scene 3.

Act III Scene 4.

Act III Scene 5.

Act III Scene 6.

Act IV Scene 1.

ACT IV Scene 2.

Act IV Scene 3.

Act V Scene 1.

Act V Scene 2.

ACT V Scene 3.

Act V Scene 4.

Act V Scene 5.

Act V Scene 6.

Act V Scene 7.

Act V Scene 8.

Act V Scene 9.

Character Analyses.

Critical Essays.

CliffsNotes Review.

CliffsNotes Resource Center.


ISBN: 9780764586026
ISBN-10: 0764586025
Series: Cliffs Notes S.
Audience: Primary / High School
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 112
Published: 30th May 2000
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 20.9 x 13.6  x 0.8
Weight (kg): 0.1
Edition Type: New edition