The Liar & The Illusion & Le Cid

The Liar & The Illusion & Le Cid $16.99

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Pierre Corneille adapt/trans Ranjit Bolt

Published by Absolute Classics

Pierre Corneille (1606-84), the great neo-classical dramatist, wrote over thirty plays during his long and varied career

Triumphant in both comedy and tragedy, his plays remain at the core of the repertory

The Liar is a hilarious comedy

The Illusion is a comic play within a play within a play

Le Cid, Corneille's most famous play, signalled a resurgence in French drama during the seventeenth century

Both The Liar and The Illusion enjoyed critical and box office success at the Old Vic, reaffirming Bolt as one of the world's foremost translators of drama

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