ANTIOCHOS, King of Antioch. Marshal.
PERICLES, Prince of Tyre. A Pandar, and his Wife.
two Lords of Tyre.
BOULT, their Servant.
GOWER, as Chorus.
SIMONIDES, King of Pentapolis.
CLEON, Governor of Tharsus. The Daughter of Antiochus.
LYSIMACHUS, Governor of Mity- DIONYZA, Wife to Cleon.
THAISA, Daughter to Simonides.
CERIMON, a Lord of Ephesus. MARINA, Daughter to Pericles and
THALIARD, a Lord of Antioch. Thaisa.
PHILEMON, Servant to Cerimon. LYCHORIDA, Nurse to Marina.
LEONINE, Servant to Dionyza. DIANA.
Lords, Ladies, Knights, Gentlemen, Sailors, Pirates, Fishermen
and Messengers, &c.
SCENE, dispersedly in various Countries.
Before the Palace of Antioch.
To sing a song that old was sung,
From ashes ancient Gower is come;
Assuming man's infirmities,
To glad your ear, and please your eyes.
It hath been sung at festivals,
On ember-eves, and holy ales,