A Comedy and Two Proverbs by Alfred De Musset
Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket: Very Good. 1957. Oxford University Press. 1st Edition.
Translated to English by George Graveley.
French Romantic poet and playwright, remembered for his poetry. A love affair with the novelist George Sand between the years 1833 and 1835 inspired some of Musset's finest lyrics. Much influenced by Shakespeare and Schiller, Alfred de Musset wrote the first modern dramas in the French language.