Standing within the prospect of belief: Macbeth, King James, and Witchcraft. / Booth, Roy.

Witchcraft and the Act of 1604. ed. / John Newton; Jo Bath. Leiden, Boston : Brill, 2008. p. 47-67 (Studies in Medieval and Reformation Traditions; Vol. 131).

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Argues that Shakespeare temporises with King James' belief in witchcraft, but engages creatively with the language of witchcraft.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWitchcraft and the Act of 1604
EditorsJohn Newton, Jo Bath
Place of PublicationLeiden, Boston
Number of pages20
ISBN (Print)978-90-04-16528-1
Publication statusPublished - 2008

Publication series

NameStudies in Medieval and Reformation Traditions
ISSN (Print)1573-4188

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