The Merchant of Venice
ISBN10: 1515424766 ISBN13: 9781515424765 Publisher: Wilder Publications Published: Apr 3 2018 Pages: 96 Language: English
Deception and Pride-- Bassanio, a Venetian nobleman, wishes to woo the beautiful and wealthy Portia, but he is short on funds. So he turns to his friend Antonio, a wealthy merchant. Antonio agrees to help, but currently he is cash strapped as all of his ships are at sea. He agrees instead to guarantee a loan for Bassanio. Bassanio turns to Antonio's rival and enemy Shylock for the loan.