OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

French drama

Britannicus, Phaedra, Athaliah

ISBN : 9780199555994

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¥1,826
Author: 
Jean Racine; C. H. Sisson
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
131 x 196 mm
Pub date
Feb 2001
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Jean Racine (1639-99) remains to this day the greatest of French poetic dramatists. Britannicus (1669), the first play in this volume, takes its themes from Roman history: the setting is bloody and tr ... Read more

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Cyrano de Bergerac: A Heroic Comedy in Five Acts

ISBN : 9780199539239

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¥1,463
Author: 
Edmond Rostand; Nicholas Cronk; Christopher Fry
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 195 mm
Pub date
Aug 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Tonight When I make my sweeping bow at heaven's gate, One thing I shall still possess, at any rate, Unscathed, something outlasting mortal flesh, And that is ...My panache.' The first English translat ... Read more

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Don Juan and Other Plays

ISBN : 9780199540228

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¥1,826
Author: 
Moliere; George Gravely; Ian Maclean; Ian Maclean
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Jun 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Contains: Don Juan, Precious Provincials, The Reluctant Doctor, George Dandin, The Miser, The Would-be Gentleman, Scapin the Schemer Since the second half of the seventeenth century, when Moli're ... Read more

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Inventing the Spectator: Subjectivity and the Theatrical Experience in Early Modern France

ISBN : 9780198701613

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¥13,332
Author: 
Joseph Harris
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
154 x 223 mm
Pub date
May 2014
During the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, France became famous - notorious even - across Europe for its ambitious attempts to codify and theorise a system of universally valid dramatic 'rules'. ... Read more

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The Figaro Trilogy: The Barber of Seville, the Marriage of Figaro, the Guilty Mother

ISBN : 9780199539970

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Author: 
Pierre Augustin Caron De Beaumarchais; David Coward
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Jun 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The Barber of Seville * The Marriage of Figaro * The Guilty Mother Eighteenth-century France produced only one truly international theatre star, Beaumarchais, and only one name, Figaro, to put with D ... Read more

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The Misanthrope, Tartuffe, and Other Plays

ISBN : 9780199540181

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Author: 
Moliere; Maya Slater
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 200 mm
Pub date
May 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Why does he write those ghastly plays that the whole of Paris flocks to see? And why does he paint such lifelike portraits that everyone recognizes themselves?' Moliere, The Impromptu at Versaille ... Read more

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