In the Garden of Good and Evil: The Love and Punishment of Choderlos de Laclos in Dangerous Liaisons
by K.J. Cleveland
This is a paper discussing the love and punishment of Choderlos de Laclos and the other villains in the book, Dangerous Liaisons.
Excerpt from the Paper:
“Scholars have argued whether Les Liaisons Dangereuses was a moral novel exposing the cruelties of human nature and their ultimate downfall or if Choderlos de Laclos had no real motive behind writing the book..."