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A Winter"s Tale

William Shakespeare

A Winter"s Tale

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Published by J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementwith preface and glossary by Israel Gollancz.
SeriesThe Temple Shakespeare
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15051204M
ISBN 100460032399

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In the first part of the play, Leontes, king of Sicilia, plays host to his friend Polixenes, king of Bohemia. Suddenly, Leontes becomes unreasonably jealous of Polixenes and Leontes’s pregnant wife, Hermione. Leontes - The King of Sicilia, and the childhood friend of the Bohemian King Polixenes.

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After a nine month visit, Polixenes is ready to head back home to Bohemia, but Leontes’s devoted wife, Hermione, convinces Polixenes to stay a little bit longer. The Winter's Tale contains Shakespeare's most famous (and challenging) stage direction: 'Exit, pursued by a bear' (Act 3, Scene 2).

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