Scribe, Eugène (1791–1861)

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Augustin Eugène Scribe (1791 – 1861) was a French dramatist and librettist. He is known for the perfection of the so-called “well-made play” (pièce bien faite), a mainstay of popular theatre for over 100 years, and as the librettist of many of the most successful grand operas. Wikipedia


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