Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Dramatic works of Molière.
Edinburgh, W. Paterson, 1875-1876
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|Notes:||The portrait is an etching by Ad. Lalauze after Nolin. The other illustrations are original compositions by Lalauze.
The preface contains a short history of the different translations of Molière's works into English.
|Description:||6 volumes frontispieces (v.1, portrait) plates 25 cm|
|Contents:||v. 1. Preface. Prefatory memoir. The blunderer. The love-tiff. The pretentious young ladies. Sganarelle; or, The self-deceived husband. Don Garcia of Navarre; or The jealous prince.- v. 2. The school for husbands. The bores. The school for wives. The school for wives criticised. The impromptu of Versailles. The forced marriage.- v. 3. The princess of Elis. Don Juan; or, The feast with the statue. Love is the best doctor. The misanthrope. The physician in spite of himself.- v. 4. Mélicerte. A comical pastoral. The Sicilian; or Love makes the painter. Tartuffe; or The hypocrite. Amphitryon. George Dandin; or The abashed husband.- v. 5. The miser. Monsieur de Pourceaugnac. The magnificent lovers. The citizen who apes the nobleman. Psyche.- v. 6. The rogueries of Scapin. The Countess of Escarbagnas. The learned ladies. The imaginary invalid. The jealousy of Le Barbouillé. The flying doctor.|
|Responsibility:||rendered into English by Henri Van Laun, with a prefatory memoir, introductory notices, appendices and notes.|