Thomas Corneille

Thomas Corneille (20 August 1625 – 8 December 1709) was a French dramatist.

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Thomas Corneille - Place in French Literature
... Thomas Corneille has often been regarded as one who, but for his surname, would merit no notice ... In 1761, Voltaire wrote of Thomas Corneille ‘si vous exceptez Racine, auquel il ne faut comparer personne, il était le seul de son temps qui fût ... But of Laodice, Camma, Stilico and some other pieces, Pierre Corneille himself said that "he wished he had written them," and he was not wont to speak lightly ...

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