Merchant Of Venice (Writers and Their Work (Paperback))
- Publish Date: 2004-07-15
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Warren Chernaik
A wide-ranging yet concise introduction to one of Shakespeare's most problematic and controversial plays by Professor Warren Chernaik a foremost American born Shakespeare scholar.. Critically sophistcated yet jargon-free it gives particular attention to the treatment of the Jew as 'stranger', the options open to women in a world ruled by men as well as the way in whiv it combines comic and tragic elements, testing generic boundaries.