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Le Roi s'amuse


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(1832).

Poetic drama by Hugo, the basis of Verdi's Rigoletto. François Ier's jester Triboulet, driven mad by the king's love for his daughter, plans to have him murdered, but finds ...

Subjects: Literature.


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Victor Hugo (1802—1885) French poet, novelist, and dramatist


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