Don Giovanni

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Don Giovanni:

see Don JuanDon Juan
, legendary profligate. He has a counterpart in the legends of many peoples, but the Spanish version of the great libertine has become the most universal. At the height of his licentious career, Don Juan seduces the daughter of the commander of Seville and kills her
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La plainte d'Arvira: Cent cinquieme epouse de Giovanni Tenorio (Arvira's Lawsuit: Giovanni Tenorio's One Hundred and Fifth Wife; 1985) adds a modern twist to the old Don Juan theme and examines the situation from the woman's perspective.
La plainte d'Elvira, cent cinquieme epouse de Giovanni Tenorio.