The Winter’s Tale
The Winter’s Tale
by William Shakespeare

The Winter’s Tale Allusions & Cultural References

When authors refer to other great works, people, and events, it’s usually not accidental. Put on your super-sleuth hat and figure out why.

Literary Sources

Cultural References


  • Mercury, father of Autolycus (4.3.1)

Religious References

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