This book contains William Shakespeare's 1623 play, "The Winter's Tale". One of his latter romantic comedies, it contains a mixture of comedy, romance, violence, tragedy, and drama, with themes explored in it including old age and youth, corruption and innocence, and birth and decay. This fantastic play is highly recommended for lovers of Shakespeare's work, and would make for a great addition to any collection. William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616) was an English playwright, actor, and poet - considered to be the greatest writer in the English language, and the world's most celebrated dramatist. Many vintage texts such as this are increasingly hard to come by and expensive, and it is with this in mind that we are republishing this book now in an affordable, modern, high quality edition. It comes complete with a specially commissioned new biography of William Shakespeare.