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The School for Husbands

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The School for Husbands

By  Molière
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Book Excerpt: te air.Sganarelle addresses Val re (Act ii. Scene 9), likewise as Monsieuraux blonds cheveux. In The School for Wives (Act ii. Scene6), Arnolphe also tells Agn's not to listen to the nonsense of thesebeaux blondins. According to Juvenal (Satire VI.) Messalina put afair wig on to disguise herself. Louis XIV. did not begin to wear a wiguntil 1673.]those little doublets but just below the arms, and those big collarsfalling down to the navel; those sleeves which one sees at table tryingall the sauces, and those petticoats called breeches; those tiny shoes, covered with ribbons, which make you look like feather-legged pigeons;and those large rolls wherein the legs are put every morning, as it wereinto the stocks, and in which we see these gallants straddle about withtheir legs as wide apart, as if they were the beams of a mill? Footnote: The original has _marcher carquill's ainsi que desvolants_. Early commentators have generally stated thatvolants means heRead More.

ISBN: 9798732036664

ISBN-10: 9798732036664

Publisher: Independently Published

Publication Date: 04/02/2021 - 12:00am

On Sale: 04/02/2021 - 12:00am

Pages: 70

Language: English

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