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Published: 01 November 2014

ISBN: 9780748769575

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Nelson Thornes Shakespeare - The Merchant of Venice

Dinah Jurksaitis, Duncan Beal, and Tony Farrell

  • Provides just the right balance for the study of language, imagery and theatricality, and of character and context, enabling students to gain a clear understanding of the text.
  • Contains introductory essays focussing on topics related to social, cultural and historical context.
  • Introductions to each scene point out a central feature and ensuring that students understand the plot.
  • Extensive notes and well-placed illustrations provide clear explanations of words and phrases, and a general overview of the meaning for easy reference.
  • Accompanying support packs provide clearly structured and easily manageable resource materials for Assessment Objective-driven coursework assignments.

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