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Corneille, Thomas [M. de l'Isle ]locked

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( b Rouen, Aug 20, 1625; d Les Andelys, Dec 8, 1709). French playwright and librettist . Although overshadowed by his brother Pierre, he was a prolific and successful writer who embraced virtually all dramatic genres of the period. With Donneau de Visé he edited the ...

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