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Shylock is my name : the merchant of Venice retold

Author: Howard Jacobson; William Shakespeare
Publisher: London ; New York : Hogarth, [2016]
Series: Hogarth Shakespeare.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First United States editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
In a modern re-imagining of Shakespeare's Shylock--Simon Strulovitch, riddled with grief after the death of his wife, struggles with his daughter Beatrice's betrayal of family and his daughter Jessica's rejection of her Jewish roots.
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Genre/Form: Novels
Adaptations
Fiction
Named Person: Shylock, (Fictitious character); William Shakespeare; Shylock, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Jacobson; William Shakespeare
ISBN: 9780804141321 0804141320 9780804141345 0804141347 9780804141338 0804141339 9780701188993 0701188995
OCLC Number: 940341305
Notes: "The merchant of Venice retold."
Description: 275 pages ; 21 cm
Series Title: Hogarth Shakespeare.
Responsibility: Howard Jacobson.

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