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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

Paperback £4.99£3.99

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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:

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

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Also by Stephen Mulrine:

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

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