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Corneille
His Heroes, and Their Worlds

Robert J. Nelson

1963 | 328 pages | Cloth $79.95
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Table of Contents

Introduction
1. Melite to L'Illusion comique: le damoiseau
2. Le Cid to Pompée: le généreux
3. Le Menteur to Nicoméde: l'ambitieux
4. Pertharite to Psyché: l'amoureux
5. Pulchérie and Suréna: le généreux once more
Conclusion: The Carnelian Universe

Notes
Appendix
Index