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Title The Merchant of Venice
Document Type Rehearsal Copy
Reference Merch 49
Primary Association Wood, William B.
Associated Names Wood, Mrs; Cookes, George Frederick; Macklin, Charles
Publication Date 1811
Theatre Chestnut Street
Place of Production Philadelphia
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 10 Apr 1811
Description Lightly marked rehearsal copy, including cuts and marked for stresses. Includes manuscript cast list for 1811.
Genre Comedy; Romance
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; Religion, Culture and Society
Roles William B. Wood - Gratiano; Mrs Wood - Portia; George Frederick Cooke - Shylock
Content Keywords revenge, money, friendship, love, justice, greed, sea, religion, disguise
Context Keywords character, cast, cues, business
Visual Content Contains an illustration of Mr Macklin as Shylock.
Edition Longworth edition, 1811
Shattuck Code MV 8
Play The Merchant of Venice
Library Folger Shakespeare Library
Note Please note that some of the metadata for this document has been drawn from the Folger Shakespeare Library's online catalogue and 'The Shakespeare Prompt books, A Descriptive Catalogue' by Charles H. Shattuck.