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The School for Wives by Molière (Book Analysis): Detailed Summary, Analysis and Reading Guide

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The School for Wives by Molière is a comedy in which an old man tries to ensure the faithfulness of the young woman he intends to marry by keeping her ignorant. This major play triggered a scandal at the time, both because of its controversial content and innovative form. 

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• Key themes and symbols
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