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(1989) Volume III, 1

ISSN: 1040–3647
General Editor: Francis Assaf
Book Review Editor:

(All articles are in PDF format)

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Mary M. Rowan Lay Sisters as Conveyers of Witchcraft in Seventeenth Century French Convents 1

Marie-France Hilgar Filles d'Eve: sorcières sincères et pseudo-possédées 13

Tamara Alvarez-Detrell The Gaming Table as Social Equalizer 23

Gérard R. Montbertrand Hiérarchie sociale linéaire, inconvenance et despotisme dans le théâtre de Molière: essai de "biocritique" 33

Jean-Pierre Lafouge Une "représentation" inédite de la noblesse au XVIIe siècle dans Le Gentilhomme Chrétien d'Yves de Paris (1666) 51

Byron R. Wells Littérature I: "La Representation des classes sociales" Commentary/Summat 73

Donna Kuizenga Des choses heureusement inventées: Verisimilitude in Clélie 77

Faith E. Beasley Valincour's Critical Notion of Vraisemblance 89

Dianne Guenin-Lelle Paradigm and Deviation: The Role of Vraisemblance and Self-Referentiality in the Comic Novel 103

Lewis C. Selfert The Rhetoric of Invraisemblance: "les Enchantements de l'éloquence" 121

Buford Norman Actions and Reactions: Emotional Vraisemblance in the Tragédie-Lyrique 141

Katherine Ann Jensen Rewriting for Vraisemblance: Grenaille's Version of Héloïse 155

Simone Guers Les Illustrations des Fables de La Fontaine 169

Franklin Brooks Costumes for Universal Harmony in Louis XIII's Court Ballets 187

Perry Gethner Comedy-Ballet and Court Festivities: Three Extreme Scenarios 207

Ruth Kleinman Madame de Motteville on Mazaria 225

Elborg Forster From the Garden Snake to the Toad: Madame Palatine on the Ministers of the Grand Siècle 243

Jeffery K. Sawyer Pamphleteers Construct Concuni 261

Walther Gershuny Seventeenth-Century French Commemorative Verse: Subversive Subtexts 279

Michael G. Paulson Le Cid Re-Examined: un pièce spéculaire? 291

Martine Debaisieux Parodie et carnaval: l'exemple de Charles Sorel 307

Book Reviews

Harold C. Knutson. The Triumphh of Wit: Molière and Restoration Comedy (Edmund J. Campion) 319

Louis A. MacKenzie Jr.. "Lettres Provinciales" The Motif and Practice of Fragmentation (Gérard Ferreyrolles) 323

Wilfred Floeck. Esthétique de la diversité. Pour une histoire du baroque littérature en France (Marlies Kronegger) 327

Claude Abraham, ed.. Actes de Davis. Papers on French Seventeenth Century Literature (Barbara R. Woshinsky) 331

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