A man’s thirst for power ends in tragedy in this Signet Classics edition of one of William Shakespeare’s most powerful works.
When a trio of witches foretell that Macbeth will become King of Scotland, the brave general is consumed by ambition. Encouraged by his wife to seize the throne, their quest for power leads down a blood-strewn path that ends in madness and death in this play that explores the consequences of guilt and corruption.
Author: William Shakespeare
Edited by: Sylvan Barnet