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The Merchant of Venice

William Shakespeare

The Merchant of Venice is the story of a Jewish moneylender who demands that an antisemitic Christian offer “a pound of flesh” as collateral against a loan. First performed in 1598, Shakespeare’s study of religious difference remains controversial. Read The Merchant of Venice here, with side-by-side No Fear translations into modern English.

Act 2