Amphitryon, by Molière (Paperback)

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By Richard Wilbur (Translated by), Molière
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Wilbur is at the peak of his form in this stellar translation of an unusual Molière play-populated with Greeks and Greco-Roman gods and flavored with the essences of vaudeville, fan-tasy, high comedy, farce, and even opera. Afterword by Richard Wilbur.

About the Author


RICHARD WILBUR, one of America’s most beloved poets, has served as poet laureate of the United States. He has received the National Book Award, two Pulitzer Prizes, the National Arts Club medal of honor for literature, and a number of translation prizes, including two Bollingen Prizes and two awards from PEN.

Molière (1622–1673), born Jean-Baptise Poquelin, was a widely renowned French poet, playwright, and actor.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780156002110
ISBN-10: 0156002116
Publisher: Mariner Books
Publication Date: April 14th, 1995
Pages: 96
Language: English