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Author Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.

Title Cymbeline / William Shakespeare ; edited by Peter Holland
Published New York : Penguin Books, 2000


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'BOOL  820.33 A6C3/Ho 2000  AVAILABLE
Description xlvi, 144 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Series The Pelican Shakespeare
Pelican Shakespeare.
Summary Posthumus, has secretly married his childhood friend Imogen, daughter of King Cymbeline. Cymbeline, upon finding out, banishes Posthumus from the kingdom. Iachimo, a soldier in the Roman army, makes a bet with Posthumus that he can tempt Imogen to be unfaithful. He sneaks into her bedchamber and steels her bracelet. Then he tells Posthumus he has won the bet, offering the bracelet as proof. Posthumus orders his faithful servant Pisanio to murder Imogen. Pisanio warns her instead, then helps her fake her death, and to disguise herself as a boy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page [xlv]-xlvi)
Subject Married people -- Drama.
Britons -- Kings and rulers -- Drama.
Fathers and daughters -- Drama.
Kings and rulers -- Drama.
Britons -- Drama.
Great Britain -- History -- Roman period, 55 B.C.-449 A.D. -- Drama.
Genre/Form Tragicomedies.
Author Holland, Peter, 1951-
LC no. 00266700
ISBN 0140714723