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Jacques PRADON Le triomphe de Pradon

Jacques PRADON

Le triomphe de Pradon

S.n., à Lyon 1684, in-12 (10x15,5cm), (12) 88pp., relié.

First Edition. A frontispiece representing Mercury whipping a satire. Full mottled calf late eighteenth century. Smooth back decorated. Part of title in red morocco. Rubbed Caps. Pamphlet against Boileau who had ridiculed in his satires. The book is an examination of the works of Boileau. Nicolas Pradon says Jacques Pradon (1632-1698) is the author of eight tragedies. He is most famous for his rivalry with Racine and the quality of its parts. Racine would have said: "The only difference between me and Pradon is that I can write. "He was the party elders in the Quarrel of the Ancients and the Moderns. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information!

400 €

Réf : 16133



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