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Corneille, Racine, and their contemporaries provided the stage with a repertory that could never bring a blush to the cheek.The History of Prostitution|William W. Sanger
The Melite of Corneille, his first production, was represented in 1629, when he was twenty-three years of age.
Voltaire, mistaken in dates, believed Corneille had imitated Diamante.Initiation into Literature|Emile Faguet
The failure of Pertharite, in 1652, led to the withdrawal of Corneille from the theatre during seven years.A History of French Literature|Edward Dowden
Corneille and Racine, with their decorous emotion, are alien to him; the subtleties of Molire are barely comprehensible.Romain Rolland|Stefan Zweig