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Shaksperean character interpretation: The merchant of Venice

Samuel Asa Small

Shaksperean character interpretation: The merchant of Venice

by Samuel Asa Small

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Published by Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, The Johns Hopkins press in Göttingen, Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Venice (Italy)
    • Subjects:
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.,
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation -- History.,
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters.,
    • Shylock (Fictitious character),
    • Jews in literature.,
    • Venice (Italy) -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [120]-123.

      Statementby Samuel Asa Small.
      SeriesHesperia. Ergänzungsreihe: Shriften zur englischen philologie ... 10. hft.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR2825 .S6 1927
      The Physical Object
      Pagination4 p. l., 126 p.
      Number of Pages126
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6702430M
      LC Control Number27012116
      OCLC/WorldCa2747883

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      Venice: The Biography of a City, Christopher Hibbert [W.W. Norton:New York] (p. 36) 36) "The oarsmen of the the travellers' galley were free boatmen of the Lagoons and Adriatic fishermen, well paid and well fed, with allowances of between eleven and twelve pounds of biscuit a week, twelve ounces of salt pork, one and a half pounds of. English literature from Anglo-Saxon times to the close of the Victorian Era, has three specific aims. young person will get out of the Merchant of Venice, and some- Dowden’s The Interpretation of Literature, in Tran-scripts and Studies (Kegan Paul & Co.), and The.


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