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Marivaux

(French marivo)
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(Biography) Pierre Carlet de Chamblain de (pjɛr karlɛ də ʃɑ̃blɛ̃ də). 1688–1763, French dramatist and novelist, noted particularly for his comedies, such as Le jeu de l'amour et du hasard (1730) and La Vie de Marianne (1731–41)

Ma•ri•vaux

(ˌmær əˈvoʊ)

n.
Pierre Carlet de Chamblain de, 1688–1763, French playwright and novelist.
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Flaminia in La Double Inconstance published in 1723 by French playwright Pierre de Marivaux is a notably dominant, powerful, and modern female character within the context of 18th Century French literature.