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Sardou

Victorien . 1831--1908, French dramatist. His plays include Fédora (1882) and La Tosca (1887), the source of Puccini's opera
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Dramatic economy banishes the looser conditions of fictional narrative, described by the biographical James as involving "the imposed absence of that going behind,' to compass explanations and amplifications, to drag out odds and ends from the mere' storyteller's great property-shop of aids to illusion." (13) The novelist had long appreciated the values of the well-made and cleverly plotted play, the "piece bien faite," as exemplified in the work of Scribe, Sardou, and Augier.
The hat known as a fedora is thought to have some connection with Fedora, a melodrama by the French playwright Victorien Sardou, though the nature of the connection is unknown.
Sofia Casanova en su compromiso y defensa de la mujer moderna es parodiada por Victorien Sardou en su comedia titulada Las superhembras.
She was acting, at this time, in The Witch by Sardou. Pretty much everyone, I think, wanted more or less surreptitiously to make the great Sarah laugh onstage, but Sarah, with the equilibrium that she was famous for, with her willpower, was too dominant, there was nothing that could make Sarah burst out laughing onstage.
[beaucoup moins que]Lounis c'est comme dans la chanson de Michel Sardou, il vous prend de 7 a 77 ans et plus[beaucoup plus grand que].
| Poet Kayo Chingongonyi, second right, |with organisers, Lorna Gledhill (left), Sarli Sardou (right) and Ros Walters of Pathways to Integration 39896076
Poirier, Augier et Sandeau; Pecheur d'Islande, Loti; La Perle Noire, Sardou; Les Origines de la France Contemporaine, Taine; Litterature Francaise, Fortier.
Possibly, Archer's understanding that frequently there are no good choices required expression, while dramatically he solves it with the kind of 'mediaeval tricks which he denounces in Shakespeare's Measure for Measure or Sardou's La Tosca (the bed-trick and the knife, respectively).
Highlights included the fantastical engravings of Victorien Sardou (depicting the elaborate palaces--some on Mars, others on Jupiter--of the spirits of Swedenborg, Mozart, Christ, and others), trance drawings by mediums Leon Petitjean and Catherine-Elise Muller (aka Helene Smith), the famous photographs, replete with ectoplasm, of seances conducted by Marthe Beraud (aka Eva C.), and the plaster molds of hands and feet supposedly materialized out of thin air by the medium Franek Kluski.
She also took part in a rare performance of Sardou's La