The Merchant of Venice : Critical Essays, Hardback Book

The Merchant of Venice : Critical Essays Hardback

Edited by Thomas Wheeler

Part of the Shakespearean Criticism series


Originally published in 1991. Essays here are arranged chronologically within sections: `The Play as Text', `Shylock' and `The Play in the Theatre.' Collecting previously published important commentaries and scholarly articles, this volume in the Shakespearean Criticism set looks at one of the Bard's most disturbing plays.

These historical critical pieces give witness to the changing attitudes to the play and the characters and provide readers with a wide range of material relating both to performances and to textual readings.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 392 pages
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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  • Category: Shakespeare studies & criticism
  • ISBN: 9781138854963


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