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Essay heading: Theme of Appearance Vs Reality in Merchant Of Venice
 
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Issue: Shakespeare
Written by: Jess
Date added: July 1, 2009
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Again, this is another deception, as later in the play Shylock wants full revenge by taking his pounds of flesh from Antonio. These are two deceptions played on Antonio by Shylock. An Elizabethan audience might expect nothing less of a Jew. By hiding his hatred for Antonio and making light of the pound of flesh, Shylock succeeds in his deception...
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An Elizabethan audience might expect nothing less of a Jew. By hiding his hatred for Antonio and making light of the pound of flesh, Shylock succeeds in his deception. The next deception is the elopement of Jessica and Lorenzo; a deception in this instant against Shylock. Lorenzo doesn’t care about the consequences to Shylock as Shylock is a Jew and Lorenzo doesn’t respect him because of this...
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