William Shakespeare’s Cymbeline: Literary and Oral Narratives

Elene Gogiashvili

Abstract


Cymbeline, a play by William Shakespeare, is based on legends about the early Celtic British King Cunobelinus. The plot is widely popular in medieval literature and oral traditions. The theme of the wager on woman’s chastity is likewise frequently used in the novelistic tales of European and Asian folklore.

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William Shakespeare’s Cymbeline

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