Course Codes : ENGL1002
The Merchant of Venice: The Oxford Shakespeare
Publication Date 1 Jul 2008
OverviewThis edition presents a fresh examination of the text and all important aspects of its significance and meaning. Fully annotated, it also includes a useful selective collation of important variant readings, and a General Introduction that treats such topics as 'Shakespeare and Semitism', the date and background of the play, its stage history, and a new interpretation of the play and its themes.