|Statement||Trans. by A.M. Sheridan Smith.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||200 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||200|
Tell me about Victor Hugo’s Les Misérables.. I read Les Misérables when I was a kid and then re-read it last summer and, do you know, I am now convinced that it is the greatest novel of all time. Every story in the world is somewhere in there. It’s extremely sentimental, it’s extremely historical and digressive, there are parts of it that are boring as hell – but that’s true of War. France during World War II: From Defeat to Liberation (World War II: the Global, Human, and Ethical Dimension, ) 1st Edition. France during World War II: From Defeat to Liberation (World War II: the Global, Human, and Ethical Dimension, ) 1st Edition. by Thomas Christofferson (Author), Michael Christofferson (Contributor)Cited by: 8. Perhaps one of the most famous French books ever written, Le Petit Prince has been translated into languages (even Braille), making it the most translated book in French history and the fourth most translated globally. The book deals with an earnest blonde prince, who explores the universe in a tale of loneliness, love, loss, friendship, exploration, and the search for meaning. The poems in the book are organized according to six categories: Spleen and Ideal, Parisian Scenes, Wine, Flowers of Evil, Revolt, and Death. This book is ideal for those who only have time for a taste of French literature, as each poem is no more than a page or two long.
Salavin’s penchant for rich detail and his willingness to reveal personal quirks make him entertaining in the manner of a drunken stranger whose rambling you actually want to hear. “Confession de minuit” is the perfect book to download and lose yourself in on a Author: Elisabeth Cook. An Untouched s Paris Apartment Inspires a Thrilling New Novel Bestselling author Alyson Richman explains the remarkable story behind her Author: Carrie Hojnicki. Madame Bovary is one of the most famous French novels ever written. It was the debut novel of Gustave Flaubert and published in the s. The lead character Madame Bovary is a woman who always wants more – she’s read too many romance novels and has an idealised vision of what her life and marriage will be like. The French novel from the s on went through a similar experimentation in the group of writers published by "Les Éditions de Minuit", a French publisher; this "Nouveau roman" ("new novel"), associated with Alain Robbe-Grillet, Marguerite Duras, Robert Pinget, Michel Butor, Samuel Beckett, Nathalie Sarraute, Claude Simon, also abandoned traditional plot, voice, characters and psychology.
Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Nadeau, Maurice. French novel since the War. New York, Grove Press . Published in , this book is one of the oldest yet still one of the best books about the French and Indian War and has remained in print ever since its publication. The book explores the war through a deeply personal conflict between French General Louis De Montcalm and British General James Wolfe, who were two opposing generals in the war. PANTIN, France — France, or, rather, the French language, since not all authors who write in French hail from France, is the guest of honor at . The French novel since the war;. [Maurice Nadeau] -- The author discusses recent French literature in terms of the political, social, and artistic consciousness that created it. Largely focusing on the effects of the world wars, the author evaluates.