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The Misanthrope
Series: Drama Classics
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Paperback, 128 pages ISBN: 9781854597878Publication Date:
29 Jun 2005
Size: 160mm x 107mm£4.99 £3.99You save £1.00 (20%)
EPUB, 128 pages ISBN: 9781780014173Publication Date:
15 Oct 2014
£4.99 £3.99You save £1.00 (20%)
First Staged:
c. 1666

The Misanthrope

By Molière Translated by Stephen Mulrine

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Molière's most-admired comedy of manners, about a man whose quickness to criticise the flaws in others, and in himself, leads him into deep trouble.

Alceste, the 'misanthrope', hates all mankind, and despairs of its hypocrisy and falseness. He believes that the world could be perfected if people were more honest with each other.

But when his honesty starts to make him enemies, and the target of malicious gossips, it is his world and his life which suffer.

The Misanthrope, or the Cantankerous Lover (Le Misanthrope ou l'Atrabilaire amoureux) was first performed in 1666 at the Théâtre du Palais-Royal, Paris.

This English version, in the Nick Hern Books Drama Classics series, is translated and introduced by Stephen Mulrine.

Series: Drama Classics
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Paperback, 128 pages ISBN: 9781854597878Publication Date:
29 Jun 2005
Size: 160mm x 107mm£4.99 £3.99You save £1.00 (20%)
EPUB, 128 pages ISBN: 9781780014173Publication Date:
15 Oct 2014
£4.99 £3.99You save £1.00 (20%)

Also by Molière:

The Miser
Tartuffe (Drama Classics)
The Hypochondriac
The Learned Ladies
Miseryguts
Tartuffe
Scapino
Don Juan

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Also by Stephen Mulrine:

Summerfolk
Chekhov: Shorts
Ibsen: Three Plays
The Game Of Love And Chance
Ivanov
The Marriage of Figaro
The Seagull (Drama Classics)
The Servant of Two Masters
An Enemy of the People
Children of the Sun
On the Evils of Tobacco
John Gabriel Borkman
Swansong
Ghosts (Drama Classic)
Three Sisters (Drama Classics)
Cinzano & Smirnova's Birthday
The Cherry Orchard (Drama Classic)
Six Characters in Search of an Author (Drama Classics)
Chekhov on Theatre
The Dance of Death (Drama Classic)
The Proposal
The Government Inspector
A Tragic Figure
The Wedding
The Wild Duck
Uncle Vanya (Drama Classics)
The Bear
Chekhov: Four Plays

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