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The merchant of venice [electronic resource]. William Shakespeare.

Shakespeare, William. (Author). full cast, a. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780792751755 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (2 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Audio Theater.
  • Publisher: Ashland : Arkangel, 2014.

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General Note: Audio Theater.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: A Full Cast.
Summary, etc.: In Shakespeare's most controversial play, the opposing values of justice and mercy must be resolved. Antonio promises money to help his friend Bassanio woo Portia. He borrows the sum needed from the cruel Shylock, but there will be a dreadful penalty if the loan is not repaid.The golden world of Portia's Belmont calls forth some of Shakespeare's most lyrical love poetry. But the dark shadow of Shylock is never far from the heart of this brilliant comedy as it moves toward its courtroom climax.Portia is played by Hadyn Gwynne and Shylock by Trevor Peacock. Julian Rhind-Tutt is Bassanio, and Bill Nighy is Antonio.
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 64062 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Classic Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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