Les Femmes savantes

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Molière (1622—1673) French dramatist


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Five‐act comedy by Molière, first performed 1672. Three members of a middle‐class household—Philaminte, Chrysale's wife, her sister Bélise, and her daughter Armande—are obsessed with the life of the spirit to ...

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