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The rehearsal

Author: Jean Anouilh; Pamela Hansford Johnson; Kitty Black
Publisher: New York : Coward McCann, [1961] ©1961
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This comedy presents a group of rich, clever aristocrats saturated with sexual experience and expertise. The count and countess permit one another's infidelities with the understanding that affairs must be restricted to their own artificial milieu. But when the count falls in love with a unsullied young woman, his wife and former mistress seal a bizarre alliance to destroy the girl.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Anouilh; Pamela Hansford Johnson; Kitty Black
OCLC Number: 1137039
Notes: "Fireside Theatre Book Club edition."--Jacket.
Translation of La répétition ou l'amour puni.
A comedy for 4 men, 3 women. The action takes place in the château of Ferboques. The characters wear eighteenth-century costume.
Description: 119 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Répétition.
Responsibility: by Jean Anouilh ; translated by Pamela Hansford Johnson and Kitty Black.

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This comedy presents a group of rich, clever aristocrats saturated with sexual experience and expertise. The count and countess permit one another's infidelities with the understanding that affairs must be restricted to their own artificial milieu. But when the count falls in love with a unsullied young woman, his wife and former mistress seal a bizarre alliance to destroy the girl.

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