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Author Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885.

Title The essential Victor Hugo / new translations with an introduction and notes by E.H. and A.M. Blackmore
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xxxii, 542 pages)
Series Oxford world's classics
Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Contents Introduction; Note on the Text and Translation; Select Bibliography; A Chronology of Victor Hugo; THE ESSENTIAL VICTOR HUGO: BEFORE THE EXILE I: 1824-1843; BEFORE THE EXILE II: 1843-1851; DURING THE EXILE: 1851-1870; AFTER THE EXILE I: 1870-1878; AFTER THE EXILE II: 1878-1885; Appendix: The Structure of the Contemplations, The Legend of the Ages, and God; Explanatory Notes
Summary Here, for the first time in English, all aspects of Hugo's work are represented in a single volume. Famous scenes from Notre-Dame, Les Miserables, and The Toilers of the Sea are included, as well as excerpts from Hugo's intimate diaries, poems of love and loss, and scathing denunciations of the political establishment. The poems appear in bilingual form, and much of the material is appearing in English for the first time. - ;'To the English, I am "shocking" ... What's more, French, which is disgus
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages xxiv-xxvii)
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Subject Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885 -- Translations into English.
Genre/Form Translations.
Form Electronic book
Author Blackmore, A. M.
Blackmore, E. H.
ISBN 0191516759 (electronic bk.)
9780191516757 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Works. Selections. English. 2004