The Most Excellent Historie of the Merchant of Venice with the Extreame Cruelty of Shylocke the Jew Towards the Said Merchant in Cutting a Just Pound of His Flesh, and the Obtaining of Portia by the Choyce of Three Chests (1652)

The Most Excellent Historie of the Merchant of Venice with the Extreame Cruelty of Shylocke the Jew Towards the Said Merchant in Cutting a Just Pound of His Flesh, and the Obtaining of Portia by the Choyce of Three Chests (1652)

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EARLY ENGLISH DRAMA & THEATRE. Imagine holding history in your hands. Now you can. Digitally preserved and previously accessible only through libraries as Early English Books Online, this rare material is now available in single print editions. Thousands of books written between 1475 and 1700 can be delivered to your doorstep in individual volumes of high quality historical reproductions. This collection needs no introduction, combining the works of some of the greatest canonical writers of all time, including many plays composed for royalty such as Queen Elizabeth I and King Edward VI. In addition, this series includes history and criticism of drama, as well as examinations of technique. ++++ The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++ "The most excellent historie of the merchant of Venice with the extreame cruelty of Shylocke the Jew towards the said merchant in cutting a just pound of his flesh, and the obtaining of Portia by the choyce of three chests"Merchant of VeniceShakespeare, William, 1564-1616.Third edition. Cf. BM.Consists of the same sheets, except the t.p., as the edition with imprint: London: Printed by M[armaduke] P[arsons] for Laurence Hayes, 1637.[36] p.London: Printed for William Leake and are to be sold at his shop ..., 1652.Woodward & McManaway / 1121Wing / S2938EnglishReproduction of the original in the Folger Shakespeare Library ++++ This book represents an authentic reproduction of the text as printed by the original publisher. While we have attempted to accurately maintain the integrity of the original work, there are sometimes problems with the original work or the micro-film from which the books were digitized. This can result in errors in reproduction. Possible imperfections include missing and blurred pages, poor pictures, markings and other reproduction issues beyond our control. Because this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment to protecting, preserving and promoting the world's literature.show more

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  • Paperback | 82 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 163g
  • Eebo Editions, Proquest
  • Charleston SC, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1240822154
  • 9781240822157

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