The merchant of Venice
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Published by Focus Pub. in Newburyport, MA .
Written in English


  • Drama,
  • Moneylenders,
  • Shylock (Fictitious character),
  • Jews

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 101-104) and filmography (p. 105-107).

StatementWilliam Shakespeare ; editor, Kenneth S. Rothwell
SeriesNew Kittredge Shakespeare
ContributionsRothwell, Kenneth S. (Kenneth Sprague)
LC ClassificationsPR2825.A2 R64 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 107 p. :
Number of Pages107
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24977300M
ISBN 101585102644
ISBN 109781585102648
LC Control Number2011380163

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