Shylock; a Legend and Its Legacy


Shylock is one of the recognizable figures in World drama, known even to people who have never seen “The Merchant of Venice”. This book explores the complex and influential history that has given life to Shylock, and established him as a figure of world mythology.

The result is a remarkable cultural study that sheds light on the shifting, disquieting figure that Shakespeare created.

1 in stock