Les Extremes du Coeur by unknown, script

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This item is a ten page script for Les Extremes du Coeur [The Extremes of the Heart], written in French. The main characters include Blainval, Thibault, Janquot, Darmont, Sergent de Ville and Juliette. They were played by the French prisoners: Lafontaine, Farine, Breton, Grintgens and Vauthier. This play also appears to have been written in honour of Captain Charles William Paterson as it concludes with a ballet, a tribute to him and the gift of some verse.