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 £4.00You save £0.99 (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 £4.00You save £0.99 (20%)

Also by Molière:

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

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Also by Stephen Mulrine:

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

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