- Notable Quotes
- Famous passages briefly explained, with links to the text, so that you can see the quotation in context.
- Detailed Scene Summaries:
- With many links to the text.
- Character Reviews:
- Annotated links to all appearances of a single character and all mentions of that character by other characters.
- Annotated links to passages that illustrate aspects of Macbeth's character.
- Themes and Motifs:
- Annotated links to passages particularly relevant to significant themes and motifs.
- Selected Bibliography:
- The good, the bad, and the ugly of critical commentary. Each item is reviewed.
- Online Resources:
- Some really useful, some lame. Each item is reviewed.
- The Picture Page:
- Links to pictures of things mentioned in the play, from a newt to high Dunsinane hill.
- Links to Lesson Plans:
- Especially for teachers.
- The Witchcraft Page:
- Pages from The Discoverie of Witchcraft (1584), and from King James' Dæmonologie (1597).
- Extracts from Holinshed's Chronicles,
- Shakespeare's source for Macbeth.
- Genealogical Table of King James,
- showing his descent from Banquo.
- Thomas De Quincey's essay,
- "On the Knocking at the Gate in Macbeth."
Copyright © by Philip Weller