Tortuffe, or The Hypocrite -and- The Would-Be Gentleman

By: MOLIÈRE (Jean-Baptiste Poquelin)

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Jean-Baptiste Poquelin (1622-1673), who wrote under his theatrical name Molière, used these two humorous plays to skewer French society of his day. This reprint edition with numerous delightful color illustrations by Serge Ivanoff includes an introduction by Henri Peyre. Translated from the French by H. Baker and J. Miller. --- In blue and pink full cloth-covered boards. Volume housed in black paper-covered slipcase. Includes Heritage Press 'Sandglass' flyer, with information specific to this work and a 6-page 2001 article from the New Yorker magazine about Molière, both laid in. --- A nice copy with whitish discoloration to covers; in a good slipcase with minor rubbing.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; xvi, 197 pages

Title: Tortuffe, or The Hypocrite -and- The Would-Be Gentleman

Author Name: MOLIÈRE (Jean-Baptiste Poquelin)

Categories: >>Fine Bindings, >>Illustrated Classics, >>Drama/Theatre; Movies/TV, >>Classic Fiction, Literature,

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1963

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 75738