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Author Kroen, Sheryl, 1961-

Title Politics and theater : the crisis of legitimacy in restoration France, 1815-1830 / Sheryl Kroen
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [2000]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 394 pages)
Series Studies on the history of society and culture ; 40
Studies on the history of society and culture ; 40
Summary This work views postrevolutionary France through Moliere's comedy Tartuffe. The book argues that the Restoration was a critical bridge between emerging practices of the old regime the revolution, and the post-1830 politics of protest
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 375-385) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Molière, 1622-1673. Tartuffe -- Influence.
Democracy -- France -- History -- 19th century.
Legitimacy of governments -- France.
Monarchy -- France -- History -- 19th century.
France -- History -- July Revolution, 1830 -- Theater and the revolution.
France -- History -- Restoration, 1814-1830 -- Political aspects.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 052092438X (electronic bk.)
058538987X (electronic bk.)
9780520924383 (electronic bk.)
9780585389875 (electronic bk.)