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Kenneth Muir Images And Symbols In Macbeth

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In the article Image and Symbol in Macbeth (1967), Kenneth Muir explains the importance of the supporting roles of imagery within the play Macbeth, written by Shakespeare, by analyzing and dissecting specific scenes within the play. Muir illuminates the imageries embedded within Shakespeare's Macbeth, by providing various examples with thorough examinations of specific lines. By quoting various authors and their literary works, Muir further strengthens his analysis of imageries within the play. Within his article, Muir addresses many imageries that occur throughout Macbeth, but his analysis of Shakespeare's imageries becomes most compelling when he addresses Shakespeare's usage of the imagery of sickness and
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