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Manon Lescaut: In Contemporary American English - Guerrero, Marciano (Editor), and Translations, Marymarc (Translated by), and Prevost, Abbe
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Manon Lescaut (1893), inspired Italian composer Giacomo Puccini to compose the opera by the same name. Set in France and Louisiana in the early 18th century, more than a story about Manon, the story is about the blind devotion the hero, the Chevalier des Grieux, developed for his lover-the gorgeous young woman, Manon Lescaut. Of a noble wealthy family and with a fine education Des Grieux gives it all up when he meets Manon Lescaut. In Paris the young lovers enjoy a life of ups and downs because of financial pressures. While ...

Manon Lescaut: In Contemporary American English 2014, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN-13: 9781495473098

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