in The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French
January 1995; p ublished online January 2005 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 207 words.
Novel by Alexandre Dumas père. Serialized in Le Journal des débats (August 1844–January 1846), Le Comte de
in Oxford Music Online
December 1992; p ublished online January 2002 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera. 389 words.
(b Villers-Cotterêts, Aisne, July 24, 1802; d Puys, nr Dieppe, Dec 5, 1870). French dramatist and novelist. He was known as Dumas père, having acknowledged his illegitimate son of the...
in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition
January 2005 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1530 words.
In 1893 the playwright George Bernard Shaw described Alexandre Dumas père (senior) as “a summit of art,” comparing him to Mozart: “you get nothing above Dumas on his own mountain … if...