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Author: Abbé Prévost
Title: Manon Lescaut
Language: en
Original publication date: 1731

Characters: Chevalier de Grieux, Manon Lescaut, M. Lescaut, Tiberge, Old G.M., Young G.M., Monsieur de T.,

Book awards: Guardian 1000 (Love),

Epigraph: Quanta laboras in Charybdi, digne puer meliore flamma.

First words: I am obliged to take my reader back to that time of my life when I met the Chevalier de Grieux for the first time.

Quotations: If it is true that the assistance of Heaven is at every moment equal in strength to the force of the passions, then explain to me by what fateful influence we find ourselves suddenly swept far away from our duty, without being capable of the slightest resistance, and without feeling the slightest re

Last words: The wind for Calais was favorable; I immediately embarked, with the intention of lodging a few leagues away from that town, in the home of one of my relatives, where my brother has told me in writing

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