17th century

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Le Cid
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Pierre Corneille's tragicomedy Le Cid is based on the legend of the same name. It tells the...

The Miser
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L'Avare is a 1668 five-act satirical comedy by French playwright Molière. Its title is...

The Imaginary Invalid: Le Malade Imaginaire
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The Imaginary Invalid is a three-part comedy about a miser who imagines illnesses for himself, and...

Collected Maxims and Other Reflections
OUP Oxford (2007)
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This is the fullest collection of La Rochefoucauld's writings ever published in English, and...

Apology for the Woman Writing and Other Works
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During her lifetime, the gifted writer Marie le Jars de Gournay (1565-1645) was celebrated as one of...

Pascal and the Arts of the Mind
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This 1993 book examines the ways in which Pascal posed and solved intellectual problems.

Moliere Today 2
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The refusal on the part of academic critics to recognize the primacy of farce in Moliere's theatre...

Iphigenia, Phaedra, Athaliah
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Strongly influenced by Classical drama, Jean Racine (1639-99) broke away from the grandiose...

Polyeucte
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This seventeenth-century drama in five acts was inspired by the tale of Saint Polyeuctus (rendered...

Selected Letters, Orations, and Rhetorical Dialogues
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Madeleine de Scudéry (1607-1701) was the most popular novelist in her time, read in French in volume...