Shakespeare's Macbeth

THE THREE WITCHES (1827), by Alexandre-Marie Colin


Unit Outline

Information on Hecate

(Artistic portrayals of Hecate)

Information on the Moirae


Source Text: Machiavelli's Prince

Ch. 8: Of Those who have attained a Principality through Crimes

Ch. 15: Of Those Things for Which Men and Especially Princes Are Praised or Blamed

Ch. 16: Of Liberality and Parsimony

Ch. 17: Of Cruelty and Mercy, and Whether it is Better to be Loved than Feared, or the Contrary

Ch. 18: In What Mode Faith Should Be Kept by Princes

Ch. 25: How Much Fortune Can do in Human Affairs, and in What Mode It may be Opposed