Pericles, Prince of Tyre

play written in part by William Shakespeare

Pericles, Prince of Tyre is a play by William Shakespeare. It is a comedy. Shakespeare's source was The Patterne of Painefull Adventures (1576) by Lawrence Twine. Pericles, Prince of Tyre was probably first acted between 1608 and 1609. It was probably first printed in quarto form in 1609.[1]

Title page, 1609

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