Holinshed's Chronicles, also known as Holinshed's Chronicles of England, Scotland, and Ireland, is a collaborative work published in several volumes and two editions, the first edition in 1577, and the second in 1587.
More than two decades later, Wolfe—overwhelmed with his task—hired Raphael Holinshed (?-1580) and William Harrison (1534-1593) to assist him. After Wolfe died in 1573, Holinshed took command of the project with the help of Harrison and the support of three members of the Worshipful Company of Stationers, a printers' guild.
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Raphael Holinshed, scrittore britannico; Raphael Georg Kiesewetter, scrittore e musicista cecoslovacco naturalizzato austriaco; Raphael Lemkin, avvocato polacco; Raphael Martinho, calciatore brasiliano; Raphael Mechoulam, biologo e chimico israeliano; Raphael Saadiq, cantante, musicista, produttore discografico e autore musicale statunitense
Chimes at Midnight: Directed by Orson Welles. With Orson Welles, Jeanne Moreau, Margaret Rutherford, John Gielgud. The career of Shakespeare's Sir John Falstaff as a roistering companion to young Prince Hal, circa 1400 to 1413.
In addition to such fictionalization, Shakespeare took many liberties with the original story, manipulating the characters of Macbeth and Duncan to suit his purposes. In Holinshed's account, Macbeth is a ruthless and valiant leader who rules competently after killing Duncan, whereas Duncan is portrayed as a young and soft-willed man.
According to Raphael Holinshed, on whose chronicles Shakespeare based the play, knowing that he would be executed, Macdonwald retreated to his home, killed his wife and children, and then ...