Mabepari Wa Venisi (the Merchant of Venice)
A Kiswahili translation of The Merchant of Venice.The Merchant of Venice is the story of Antonio and his friend Bassanio. Bassanio is in need of money so that he may woo Portia, a wealthy heiress. He asks Antonio for a loan, and Antonio agrees, even though all his money is tied up in shipping ventures. Together they go to Shylock, a moneylender, to request a long against Antonio's shipping ventures. Shylock agrees to the loan at no interest on the condition that if the debt is not repaid Shylock may collect a pound of Antonio's flesh.
- Book | 312 pages
- 06 Mar 2012
- Genesis Press Kiswahili
- United States