Authors:William Shakespeare, W. Moelwyn Merchant,
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Keywords: penguin, new, venice, merchant
Number of Pages: 224
Published: 1981-12-17
List price: $5.95
ISBN-10: 0140707069
ISBN-13: 9780140707069

Part of "The New Penguin Shakespeare" series, this text looks at "The Merchant of Venice" with an introduction, a list of further reading, commentary and a short account of the textual problems of the play. The series is used and recommended by the Royal Shakespeare Company.

Author: Yu Hua
Publisher: Anchor
Keywords: merchant, blood, chronicle
Number of Pages: 272
Published: 2004-11-09
List price: $13.95
ISBN-10: 1400031850
ISBN-13: 9781400031856

One of the last decade’s ten most influential books in China, this internationally acclaimed novel by one of the mainland’s most important contemporary writers provides an unflinching portrait of life under Chairman Mao.A cart-pusher in a silk mill, Xu Sanguan augments his meager salary with regular visits to the local blood chief. His visits become lethally frequent as he struggles to provide for his wife and three sons at the height of the Cultural Revolution. Shattered to discover that his favorite son was actually born of a liaison between his wife and a neighbor, he suffers his greate

Author: H.R. Machiraju
Publisher: New Age Publications (Academic)
Keywords: banking, merchant
Number of Pages: 540
Published: 2009-04-30
List price: unknow
ISBN-10: 8122414664
ISBN-13: 9788122414660

Publisher: Stationery Office
Keywords: notices, shipping, merchant
Published: 2003-12
List price: $263.00
ISBN-10: 0115524789
ISBN-13: 9780115524783

Author: Jack Myrick
Publisher: Quill Driver Books
Keywords: merchant
Number of Pages: 112
Published: 2006-09-15
List price: $19.95
ISBN-10: 1884956475
ISBN-13: 9781884956478

Author: Kit Reed
Publisher: Tor Books
Keywords: merchant, baby
Number of Pages: 336
Published: 2006-05-30
List price: $24.95
ISBN-10: 0765315505
ISBN-13: 9780765315502

The baby business is booming. Billions of dollars are spent each year on strollers, cribs, and clothing, not to mention assisted reproduction and adoption. With fertility rates dropping precipitously in the US and babies becoming ever more valuable as a combination of status symbol and perfect accessory, there’s clearly a developing market for someone like Tom Starbird. Tom is The Baby Merchant--though he’d never think of himself in such terms. In his mind, Tom creates perfect families by matching famous couples with prime--but neglected--newborns. Tom’s a master of surveilla

Author: William Shakespeare
Keywords: venice, merchant
Number of Pages: 96
Published: 2005-01-01
List price: $4.95
ISBN-10: 1420926209
ISBN-13: 9781420926200

"The Merchant of Venice" is the story of Antonio, the drama’s title character, and his friend Bassanio. Bassanio is in need of money so that he may woo Portia, a wealthy heiress. Bassanio asks Antonio for a loan and Antonio agrees to this loan, however all his money is tied up in shipping ventures. Together the two go to Shylock, a Jewish moneylender, to request a loan for Bassanio to be guaranteed against Antonio’s shipping ventures. Shylock agrees to the loan at no interest in the condition that if the debt is not repaid Shylock may collect a pound of Antonio’s flesh. At th
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