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Example sentences from the Web for marivaux
All Marivaux's dramas pass in a world of his own invention—a world curiously compounded of imagination and reality.Landmarks in French Literature|G. Lytton Strachey
No one comprehended Molire better; no one knew how to interpret more naturally the spirit of Marivaux.Later Queens of the French Stage|H. Noel Williams
No, cried Marivaux, ask any body but Fontenelle, for he has too much good sense to know any more about it than we do.
It was at once picked up, and Marivaux soon obtained the death he had courted.
In Marivaux, the impatience to display his finesse and sagacity was quite apparent.The Women of the French Salons|Amelia Gere Mason