Tartuffe, by Moliere

Tartuffe, by Moliere

by Moliere
     
 

ISBN-10: 0151002819

ISBN-13: 9780151002818

Pub. Date: 03/28/1997

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Teeming with lively humor and satirical plot devices, this timeless comedy by one of France's greatest playwrights follows the outrageous activities of a penniless scoundrel and religious pretender. Invited to live in his benefactor's house, he wreaks havoc among family members by breaking off the daughter's engagement, attempting to seduce his hostess, and resorting

Overview

Teeming with lively humor and satirical plot devices, this timeless comedy by one of France's greatest playwrights follows the outrageous activities of a penniless scoundrel and religious pretender. Invited to live in his benefactor's house, he wreaks havoc among family members by breaking off the daughter's engagement, attempting to seduce his hostess, and resorting to blackmail and extortion. Essential reading for students of theater and literature.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780151002818
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
03/28/1997
Edition description:
Bilingual
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.28(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.87(d)

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