Controversy in French Drama: Molière’s Tartuffe and the by J. Prest

By J. Prest

In 1664, Molière's Tartuffe used to be banned from public functionality. This e-book offers an in depth, in-depth account of five-year fight (1664-69) to have the ban lifted and, so doing, sheds very important new gentle on 1660s France and the ancien régime extra broadly.

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