Controversy in French Drama: Moliere's Tartuffe and the Struggle for Influence (Hardback)Julia Prest
Hardback Published: 23/12/2013
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In 1664, Moliere's Tartuffe was banned from public performance. This book provides a detailed, in-depth account of five-year struggle (1664-69) to have the ban lifted and, so doing, sheds important new light on 1660s France and the ancien regime more broadly.
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan