Nina Maddened by Love

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An elderly woman walks on a path leading into a forest of mostly leafless trees
Nina, or the woman maddened by love.

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Robarts Library, The Internet Archive

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An elderly woman in a hooded cloak walks on a path leading into a forest of mostly leafless trees.

The caption reads Nina, ou la folle par amour in the original French and is the title of a one-act musical play first performed on May 15, 1786. It tells the story of Nina, who goes mad when she thinks her fiancé has been murdered.

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