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Title:Macbeth Manual: A Facing-Pages Translation Into Contemporary English
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Publisher:Lorenz Educational Press
ISBN:1885564015
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Number of Pages:40
Category:Classics, Plays, Fiction, Drama, School

Macbeth Manual: A Facing-Pages Translation Into Contemporary English by William Shakespeare, Jonnie Patricia Mobley

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Macbeth Manual: A Facing-Pages Translation Into Contemporary English This manual offers a wealth of instructional tools including background information on Shakespeare s sources his life his theater and stage directions suggestions for teaching the play detailed summaries of every scene questions and answers for every act an annotated bibliography a guide to pronouncing proper names a Shakespearean time line and and alphabetical glossary of terms

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