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The Winter’s Tale

The Winter’s Tale

Analysis: Allusions

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

Mythology

  • Mercury, father of Autolycus (4.3.1)

Religious References

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