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Title Macbeth
Document Type Preparation Copy
Reference Sb137
Primary Association Winter, William
Associated Names Fiske, Minnie Maddern; Siddons, Sarah
Annotation Date c. 1903
Date of Production n.d.
Description Preparation book prepared by William Winter for Mrs. Fiske in Macbeth [manuscript]. Not complete and never used or published. The text has been cut out of unidentified printed edition and pasted onto stiff sheets. The long preface consists of statement of his principles. Scenery is described for the first three acts and there are clippings at the end consisting of Phelps's restorations, Locke's music and Mrs. Siddons' farewell performance.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Content Keywords supernatural, crime, death, war, greed, royalty, justice
Context Keywords character, actor, scenery, music, sound effects, cues
Edition Shakespeare edition
Shattuck Code MAC 109
Play Macbeth
Library Folger Shakespeare Library
Note Please note that some of the metadata for this document has been drawn from the Folger Shakespeare Library's online catalogue and 'The Shakespeare Prompt books, A Descriptive Catalogue' by Charles H. Shattuck.