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The school for wives

Hugh Kelly

The school for wives

a comedy. As it is performed at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane.

by Hugh Kelly

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Published by Re-printed and sold by John Dunlap, in Market-Street. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wives -- Drama.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 13361.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination101, [1] p.
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14569595M

    PLAYTIX () or [email protected] W Center St., Cedar City, UT, W Center St, Cedar City, UT Author: Dion Munk. School for Wives () (under pseudonym Frances Lengel) Thongs () Young Adam () My Life and Loves: Fifth Volume () Sappho of Lesbos () School for Sin () Cain's Book () Poetry. Man at Leisure () Collections. Scott, Andrew Murray, editor. Invisible Insurrection of a Million Minds: A Trocchi Reader, ().

      In this biting comedy of errors, the hapless Arnolphe is undone by his own double dealing and double standards. The School for Wives was first performed at the Palais Royal theatre on Decem , and is considered by many to be Moliere’s masterpiece. Richard Wilbur's subtle verse translation illuminates the great master of comedy at his wittiest. An L.A. Theatre . School for Wives by Molière 4 CHARACTERS IN THE PLAY (in order of speaking) CHRYSALDE, Arnolphe’s friend. ARNOLPHE, (known to Agnès as Monsieur de la Souche.) ALAN, a peasant, Arnolphe’s valet. GEORGETTE, a peasant girl, Arnolphe’s maid. AGNÈS, a young, artless girl brought up by Arnolphe. HORACE, son of Oronte, in love with Agnès. ORONTE, father of Horace and friend of .

    The school for wives; comedy in five acts, Item PreviewPages: In Henrik Ibsen’s Ghosts and Moliere’s The School for Wives, the playwrights portray the concept of male domination with the help of the relationships between the characters. Ibsen depicts male dominance in the late Norwegian society mainly through the characters of Mr. Manders and Mrs. Alving.


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Molière, undoubtedly one of the greatest writers of comedy in the history of theatre, won enormous success for The School for Wives (L’Ecole des Femmes) in Paris in ; yet this highly popular play, satirising ridiculous male attitudes to women, aroused as much hostility as critical acclaim.

Arnolphe, a narrow-minded merchant. Complete summary of Moliere's The School for Wives. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of The School for Wives. The School for Wives, comedy in five acts by Molière, performed in and published in as L’École des femmes.

The School for Wives presents a pedant, Arnolphe, so frightened of women that he decides to marry his ward, Agnès, a girl entirely unacquainted with the ways of the world. The School for Wives: Comedy in Five Acts De Moliere, Jean Baptiste Poquelin; Wilbur, Richard (translator) Published by A Harvest Book/ Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Inc, New York NY ().

Audio-book: The School for Wives by MOLIÈRE ( - ). Translated by Henri van LAUN ( - ). In and Moliere presented the plays The School for Husbands and then The School for.

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This engaging summary presents an analysis of The School for Wives by Molière, a comedy in which an old man tries to ensure the faithfulness of the young woman he intends to marry by keeping her ignorant. This major play triggered a scandal at the time, both because of its.

The School for Wives (French: L'école des femmes) is a theatrical comedy written by the 17th century French playwright Molière and considered by some critics to be one of his finest achievements.

It was first staged at the Palais Royal theatre on Decem for the brother of the King. Moliere's The School For Wives. Molière, Translated Into English Verse By Richard Wilbur. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: A play. Description: pages ; 21 cm.

Series Title: Oberon classics. Other Titles: Ecole des femmes. School for Wives by Molière The First English Translation by Susanne C.

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Molier’s The School for Wives Finalist, National Book Awards for Translation. ISBN Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Richard Wilbur. More about this author > Get This BOOK. Amazon; Local library; Filed in the following archives.The School for Wives was written as a companion piece to Moliere's play, The School for Husbands.

The characters of The School for Wives include: Arnolphe.