Question: English & Literature

what is referred to as "wealthy Andrew"? why is it so referred?

from Merchant Of Venice by William Shakespere, act 1-scene 1

In English & Literature | Asked by Monali Moitra
Asked from the The Merchant of Venice study pack
Answers

Most experts agree that this reference to 'wealthy Andrew' is a reference to the San Andrés, a Spanish ship captured during the expedition to Cadiz in 1596.

MHood2 | 650 days ago

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