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Marmontel, Voltaire and the 'Bélisaire' affair

SVEC
Vol. No.
Vol. No.: 

121

Author: 
John Renwick
Publication Date
Publication Date: 
1974
ISBN
ISBN: 
978-0-7294-0027-5
Pages
Pages: 
397
Price Sterling (£): 
35

About the Book

About the Book: 


Introduction

Part I. The background and the book

Chapter 1. The genesis of Bélisaire examined

Chapter 2. Marmontel and the conte moral

Chapter 3. Bélisaire, the composition

Chapter 4. Bélisaire, the stages leading to publication

Chapter 5. The XVth chapter of Bélisaire

Part II. The Bélisaire affair proper, 1767-1768

Chapter 1. The genesis of the affair, February-March 1767

Chapter 2. Marmontel in the pillory

Chapter 3. The battle commences

Chapter 4. The final stages, September 1767 - February 1768

Chapter 5. Conclusion

Chronological table

Appendices

Bibliography

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