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Shakespeare: The merchant of Venice.

Norman T. Carrington

Shakespeare: The merchant of Venice.

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Published by Brodie in Bath (Som.) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. -- Examinations -- Study guides.,
  • Shylock (Fictitious character),
  • Jews in literature.,
  • Comedy.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesNotes on chosen English texts
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR2825 .C3 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination84 p.
    Number of Pages84
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5641665M
    ISBN 10071420000X
    LC Control Number68072946


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Shakespeare: The merchant of Venice. by Norman T. Carrington Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Merchant of Venice is the story of a Jewish moneylender who demands that an antisemitic Christian offer “a pound of flesh” as collateral against a performed inShakespeare’s study of religious difference remains controversial.

Read a character analysis of Shylock, plot summary and important quotes. In Venice, Antonio and Bassanio approach Shylock, a Jewish moneylender, for a loan. Shylock nurses a long-standing grudge against Antonio, who has made a habit of berating Shylock and other Jews for their usury, the practice of loaning money at exorbitant rates of interest, and who undermines their business by offering interest-free loans.

The Merchant of Venice is an intriguing drama of love, greed, and revenge. At its heart, the play contrasts the characters of the maddened and vengeful Shylock, a Venetian moneylender, with the gracious, level-headed Portia, a wealthy young woman besieged by suitors/5(20).

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Author: Shakespeare, William, Title: The Merchant of Venice Note: There is an improved edition of this title, eBook # Language: English: LoC Class: PR. William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice was probably written between andand was printed with the comedies in the First Folio of Bassanio, an impoverished gentleman, uses the credit of his friend, the merchant Antonio, to borrow money from a wealthy Jew, Shylock.

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This is made explicit by the title page of the first quarto: The most excellent History of the Merchant of Venice. With the extreme cruelty of Shylock the Jew towards the Merchant. The Merchant of Venice (), Shylock Jewish communities were first established in England with the arrival of William the Conqueror in Although Jews soon began to play key roles in English economic development and flourished as doctors and tradesmen, they could not escape the rampant anti-Semitism that swept Europe.

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The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare Summary. The play starts with the Bassanio, a young, nobleman, who wishes to marry a wealthy and beautiful lady Portia, the heiress of Belmont. Bassanio needs a loan of ducats to sponsor his marriage. He. Shylock, a greedy Jewish money-lender, has lost his beloved daughter when she elopes with a man who belongs to a virulently anti-Semitic society.

Shylock seeks a literal 'pound of flesh' from the Merchant of Venice – Antonio when he fails to pay the debt. Portia defends Antonio from Shylock's legal suit.

The Merchant of Venice, comedy in five acts by William Shakespeare, written about –97 and printed in a quarto edition in from an authorial manuscript or copy of one.

The Merchant of Venice Frank Finlay (right) is Shylock in a production of The Merchant of Venice. Read Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice, Act 1, scene 1 for free from the Folger Shakespeare Library.

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No need to sign-up or to download. The Merchant of Venice is classed as one of Shakespeare's comedies, but is more often remembered for its dramatic characters and situations.

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The Merchant Of Venice by William Shakespeare,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). The Merchant of Venice is most associated not with its titular hero, Antonio, but with the complex, unforgettable figure of the money-lender, Shylock. It is Shylock who finances Antonio's friend Bassanio in his pursuit of the beautiful Portia, and who demands a gruesome bond from the wealthy merchant.

Described as a comedy in the First Folio, Shakespeare's explorations of prejudice, duty and Pages: Merchant of Venice ACT I SCENE I. Venice. A street. Enter ANTONIO, SALARINO, and SALANIO ANT ONI O In truth, I know not why I am so sad: It wearies me; you say it wearies you; But how I caught it, found it, or came by it, What it’s made of, I am yet to learn; And such a dolt this sadness makes of me, That I can hardly recognize myself.

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In the early Elizabethan era Shylock was portrayed as an archetypical Jew of that time. He would be played by the performer wearing a red wig and large false nose.The Merchant of Venice: Texts and Contexts (Book).

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