9780393977868

Macbeth Nce Pa

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  • ISBN13:

    9780393977868

  • ISBN10:

    0393977862

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Textbook Paperback
  • Copyright: 12/17/2003
  • Publisher: W W NORTON
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Summary

Updated edition of one of the most popular Shakespeare plays, including a new introductory section on recent performances and adaptations.

Table of Contents

Introduction vii
A Note on the Text xxiii
The Text of Macbeth
1(380)
Sources and Contexts
Sources
85(30)
N-Town Cycle [The Slaughter of the Holy Innocents and the Death of Herod]
85(9)
Seneca Medea
94(1)
Hercules Furens
95(2)
Agamemnon
97(1)
Raphael Holinshed [Duff and Duncan]
98(17)
Cultural Controversies
115(46)
Debate on Free Will and Predestination
[An Attack on Free Will]
115(8)
Martin Luther
Desiderius Erasmus [A Defense of Free Will]
123(8)
Debate on Witchcraft
The Discovery of Witchcraft
131(7)
Reginald Scot
News from Scotland
138(6)
James I
Daemonology
144(4)
Debate on Tyrannicide
Church of England An Homily against Disobedience and Willful Rebellion
148(6)
[A Defense of Disobedience and Tyrannicide]
154(5)
Juan de Mariana
Debate on Equivocation
A Treatise on Equivocation
159(2)
Henry Garnet
Adaptations
161(220)
Macbeth
161(13)
William Davenant
Macbeth Travesties
174(11)
Welcome Msomi uMabatha
185(20)
Criticism
[Eyewitness Account of Macbeth, 1611]
205(1)
Simon Forman
Miscellaneous Observations on the Tragedy of Macbeth
206(5)
Samuel Johnson
The Genius of Shakespeare
211(5)
Elizabeth Montagu
[On David Garrick's and Hannah Pritchard's Eighteenth-Century Performances]
216(1)
Thomas Davies
[On Macbeth]
217(3)
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
[Characters in Macbeth]
220(9)
William Hazlitt
On the Knocking at the Gate in Macbeth
229(3)
Thomas De Quincey
[On Playing Lady Macbeth]
232(5)
Sarah Siddons
[The Tragedy of Macbeth]
237(17)
A. C. Bradley
Image and Symbol in Macbeth
254(12)
Kenneth Muir
Two Scenes from Macbeth
266(16)
Harry Levin
Culture, Character, and Conscience in Shakespeare
282(11)
Marvin Rosenberg
Escaping the Matrix: The Construction of Masculinity in Macbeth
293(23)
Janet Adelman
`What do you mean?': The Languages of Macbeth
316(12)
A. R. Braunmuller
Macbeth
328(14)
Derek Jacobi
Macbeth and the Antic Round
342(15)
Stephen Orgel
``Stands Scotland Where It Did?'': The Location of Macbeth on Film
357(24)
Peter Holland
Selected Bibliography 381

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