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Shylock and his daughter

Maurice Schwartz

Shylock and his daughter

a play based on a Hebrew novel

by Maurice Schwartz

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Published by Yiddish Art Theatre in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Ari Ibn Zahav, dramatized by Maurice Schwartz. English translation by Abraham Regelson.
ContributionsIbn-Zahav, Ari, 1899- ,, Regelson, Abraham, 1896- , tr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPJ5129.S32 S5
The Physical Object
Pagination146 p.
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6027310M
LC Control Number48001837
OCLC/WorldCa2923536

While Strulovich struggles to reconcile himself to his daughter Beatrice's "betrayal" of her family and heritage - as she is carried away by the excitement of Manchester high society and into the arms of a footballer notorious for giving a Nazi salute on the field - Shylock alternates grief for his beloved wife with rage against his own. Shylock’s love for objects overweighs his love for his own daughter. This character trait shows that in Venetian times, it was a time of greed and selfishness. In The Merchant of Venice, Antonio discriminates against Shylock because he is a Jew.

Free 2-day shipping. Buy Shylock Is My Name - eBook at shylock's daughter Mirjam Pressler, Author, Richard Jones, Illustrator, Brian Murdoch, Translator, trans. with an afterword by Brian Murdoch. Penguin Putnam/Fogelman $ (p) ISBN Furthermore, his reaction to Jessica’s elopement with Lorenzo does not centre on the loss of his daughter, but on the loss of his ducats: I would my daughter were dead at my foot, and the jewels in her ear: would she were hearsed at my foot and the ducats in her coffin. 6 However, his anger and his hatred do require some context.

The latter detail gives something of a shock to the modern reader. But the respect for personal conviction, when it conflicted with orthodoxy, did not exist in Shakespeare's is strange to reflect, too, that just at the time when, on the English stage, one Mediterranean Jew was poisoning his daughter, and another whetting his knife to cut his debtor's flesh, thousands of heroic and. But he finds a lachrymose Shylock at Neilah, thinking not of his own transgressions but of his most precious loss: his daughter, his legacy, his last remembrance of his late wife, Leah. Act 4 has already come and gone, but this is the Shylock of act 3, a Jew who has not only eyes but a voice that weeps as eyes never have, and who feels the.   Shylock is the most vivid and memorable character in The Merchant of Venice. Shylock really has two parts in his character: First, there is the “villain” who is a nasty man in terms of money and in terms of love, second, there is the human being who suffers the loss of his daughter, his money/property, and very importantly for him, his religion.


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