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The Merchant of Venice, Shakespeare: Out of the Mouths of Babes™
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Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A brightly-illustrated adaptation of a great Shakespearean work that reads like an old-fashioned fairy tale. Teaching the lesson that it is what’s on the inside that counts as well as the importance of loyal friendship, the story also includes a mystery for little ones to solve and an evil villain who is triumphantly defeated by a strong female character. Picture book for beginner readers.
The Merchant of Venice In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,380. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
"To be or not to be" may be one of Shakespeare's most famous Soliloguy, but right behind it is Shylock's famous "Hath not a Jew eyes'" speech. It's a moving speech that is often over looked because, let's face it, it's old! Now you can at last understand the profound wisdom (and humor) of this classic Shakespeare comedy. If you don't understand Shakespeare, then you are not alone.
Shylock, the Roman: Honor and Irony in The Merchant of Venice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,100. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
Shylock, the Roman explains Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice in light of the Renaissance ethos of ancient Roman honor and the tradition of ancient Rome’s festive comedy. This close reading of The Merchant of Venice illuminates Shakespearean comedy generally and provides a basis for understanding the logic of Shakespeare's artistry as a dramatist.
Merchant of Venice, CA Screenplay
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,170. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Screenplays » Comedy
A screenplay based on the play "The Merchant of Venice" by William Shakespeare. Some years ago, the late great actor Ron Silver had agreed to play this character; a film producer named Shylock. I pitched the film to Tom Bernard at Sony Classic pictures and pointed out the "No one has made a screen adaptation of Shakespeare's play!" so much for giving great ideas.