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Title Macbeth
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Sb19d
Primary Association Becks, George
Annotation Date c. 1880
Date of Production 1890-1899
Description "Manuscript notes by Geo. Becks." taken from an elaborate prompt book arranged by George Becks.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Mr Macready - Macbeth; Mr Phelps - Macbeth; Miss Glynn - Lady Macbeth; M Buchanan - Kean Macbeth
Content Keywords supernatural, crime, death, war, greed, royalty, justice
Context Keywords actor, cast, character, property, blocking, stage, business
Visual Content Contains engravings of actors including Macready and Phelps.
Edition Alden's Ideal edition
Shattuck Code MAC 106
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.