Le Bourgeois gentilhomme
Publish date: September 1st 2003
Publisher: Larousse Kingfisher Chambers
Pages no: 239
Edition language: French
, European Literature
, French Literature
, 17th Century
This is a play about a middle class merchant whose goal in life is to become a member of the aristocracy and he tries many things, including arranging his daughter's marriage, to achieve that goal. In a way this desire is almost an obsession, and his friends take advantage of this by playing a joke ...
This is more like the moliere I remember.