A Survey of French Literature - Volume II

This French literature textbook covers seventeenth century French literature.

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978-1-58510-107-8
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A Survey of French Literature - Volume II - This French literature textbook covers seventeenth century French literature. By Morris Bishop and revised by Kenneth T. Rivers. Third Edition. A new and updated edition of a classic anthology. Selections in French, with introductory material and notes in English. Includes time lines, introductions to each period and its culture, and short biographies of the authors.

Table of Contents:
1. Descartes - Discours de la méthode (Abridged)

2. Pascal - Les Pensées (Selections)

3. Corneille - Le Cid

4. Racine - Phèdre

5. Molière - Le Bourgeois gentilhomme

6. Boileau - L’Art poétique - Chant premier, Chant III

7. For the Children: Fairy Tales and Fables - Perrault - Le Petit Chaperon Rouge, La Fontaine, La Cigale et la Fourmi, Le Corbeau et le Renard, La Grenouille qui veut se faire aussi grosse que le Bœuf, Le Loup et le Chien, Le Loup et l’Agneau, La Mort et le Bûcheron, Le Chêne et le Roseau, Les Animaux malades de la peste

8. Two Moralists - La Rochefoucauld - Maximes (Selections), La Bruyère, Les Caractères (Selections)

9. Two Clerics - Bossuet, De la brièveté de la vie, Oraison funèbre du Prince de Condé: Péroraison, Fénelon, Lettre à Louis XIV

10. Two Noblewomen - Mme de Sévigné, Lettre à M. de Coulanges, Lettres à Madame de Grignan, Mme de la Fayette, La Princesse de Clèves: La Scène de l’aveu

Paperback, 226 pages.

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