One of several graphic novel renditions by Appignanesi of Shakespeare plays. Follow the sinister duke of gloucester as he cheats and slaughters his way to the throne in one of the bloodiest chapters in the monarchy's history. He masterminds the murder of his brother, his two nephews, and poisons his wife in order to marry his own niece. When his throne is challenged, his reign of terror is broken and the ghosts of his victims return to torment him."--Summary on book.