The School for Wives and the Learned Ladies, by Molière
Two Comedies in an Acclaimed Translation.
ISBN10: 0156795027 ISBN13: 9780156795029 Contributors: Moliere Publisher: Mariner Books Published: Nov 1 1991 Pages: 316 Weight: 0.65lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
The School for Wives concerns an insecure man who contrives to show the world how to rig an infallible alliance by marrying the perfect bride; The Learned Ladies centers on the domestic calamities wrought by a domineering woman upon her husband, children, and household. "Wilbur...makes Moli re into as great an English verse playwright as he was a French one" (John Simon, New York). Introductions by Richard Wilbur.