Seven Short Stories by French Authors

Seven Short Stories by French Authors

by H. J. Chaytor (Editor)


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Originally published in 1923, this book contains the French text of seven short stories by seven influential French authors: Nodier, Balzac, Vigny, Gautier, Flaubert, Mérimée and Maupassant. The stories reflect the changing schools of fiction in vogue in France from the eighteenth to the nineteenth centuries, and each story is prefaced with a short biographical note on the author. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in French literature.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781107663800
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 12/19/2013
Pages: 222
Product dimensions: 5.08(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.47(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. Trilby by Charles Nodier; 2. Un épisode sous la terreur by H. de Balzac; 3. Laurette by A. de Vigny; 4. Le pied de momie by Th. Gautier; 5. L'enlèvement de la redoute by Prosper Mérimée; 6. Un coeur simple by G. Flaubert; 7. Deux amis by G. de Maupassant.

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