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Jean-François Ducis

(1733—1816)


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(1733–1816)

French playwright. Ducis was the first to put Shakespeare on the French stage, adapting Hamlet (1769), Romeo and Juliet (1772), King Lear (1783), Macbeth (1784), and Othello (1792) according ...

Subjects: Theatre.


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