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The Misanthrope and other French classics

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Published by Applause Theatre Books in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French drama -- Translations into English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Eric Bentley.
    GenreTranslations into English.
    ContributionsBentley, Eric, 1916-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ1240.E5 M5 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination332 p. ;
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3970276M
    ISBN 100936839198
    LC Control Number2001277291

    Misanthropy is the general hatred, dislike, distrust or contempt of the human species or human nature.A misanthrope or misanthropist is someone who holds such views or feelings. The word's origin is from the Greek words μῖσος (mīsos, "hatred") and ἄνθρωπος (ānthropos, "man, human").The condition is often confused with asociality. This leads to both men making decisions that prevent them from reaching their CitedMoliere. “The Misanthrope.” The Misanthrope and Other Plays. New York: Penguin Books, pp Moliere. “The Would-Be Gentleman.” The Misanthrope and Other Plays. New York: Penguin Books, pp


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