Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux Quote

Let a single completed action, all in one place, all in one day, keep the theatre packed to the end of your play.


L'Art poétique (1674) canto 3, l. 45

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Let a single completed action, all in one place, all in one day, keep the theatre packed to the end of your play.

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Let a single completed action, all in one place, all in one day, keep the theatre packed to the end of your play.

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Let a single completed action, all in one place, all in one day, keep the theatre packed to the end of your play.

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Let a single completed action, all in one place, all in one day, keep the theatre packed to the end of your play.