A SELECTION FROM THE COMEDIES OF MARIVAUX contains three plays by French Enlightenment playwright Pierre de Marivaux. Includes an active table of contents with back-linking for easy navigation. The front matter, notes, and bibliography are in English, while the plays are in the original French.
• Le Jeu De L'amour Et Du Hasard
• Le Legs
• Les Fausses Confidences
Pierre de Marivaux (1688-1763) is considered one of the most important French playwrights of the 18th century. Among his most important works are Le Jeu de l'amour et du hasard and Les Fausses Confidences. Marivaux wrote comedies for both the Comédie-Française and the Comédie-Italienne of Paris.