Manon Lescaut

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  • Histoire du chevalier Des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut [Electronic resource] / Abbé Prévost

Prévost, abbé, 1697-1763


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Novels -- France -- 18th century

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Histoire du chevalier Des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut / Abbé Prévost ; préf. de Jean-Louis Bory ; notice et notes de Samuel S. de Sacy Prévost, abbé, 1697-1763 Sacy, Samuel S. de (Samuel Silvestre) pref. Bory, Jean Louis, 1919- 249 p. ; 18 cm. Gallimard [Paris]: 1972 2070367576 : Collection Folio ; 25

Note: Cover title: Manon Lescaut

Note: "Le texte de l'édition de 1731"


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