The Would-Be Invalid by Molière
The Imaginary Invalid (French: Le Malade imaginaire) is a three-act comedy by the French playwright Molière. It was first performed in 1673 and was the last work he wrote. Molière collapsed during his fourth performance as the hypochondriac on 17 February and died soon after. The original play included dance sequences and musical interludes that Marc-Antoine Charpentier composed.
The 245th greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - Great Books of the Western World (Great Books Foundation)