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Not Fair Essay

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Nicolas Lum
Period A
7/29/13

The theme of Anti- Semitism is consistent throughout Merchant of Venice, Shakespeare makes it clear with the Trial scene involving Antonio, the merchant who borrowed money, and Shylock, the jew who lent money. In this scene the Duke is already displeased with the terms of the already illegal bond, but cannot find a way to help Antonio. So the introduction of disguised Portia helps to...

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