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10 unusual stories by French literary masters from Voltaire to Camus: "Micromégas," by Voltaire; "The Atheist’s Mass" by Balzac; "The Legend of St. Julian the Hospitaler" by Flaubert; "Spleen of Paris" by Baudelaire; "Minuet" by de Maupassant; "The Guest" by Camus, and 4 more. Accurate English translations appear on pages facing the original French. Also included are a French-English vocabulary list, oral and writing exercises. Critical introductions.

Synopsis:

Ten stories by French masters, Voltaire to Camus. Excellent English translations on facing pages.

Synopsis:

Ten unusual stories by French literary masters from Voltaire to Camus: "Micromégas" by Voltaire; "The Atheist's Mass" by Balzac; "The Legend of St. Julian the Hospitaler" by Flaubert; "Spleen of Paris" by Baudelaire; "Minuet" by de Maupassant; "The Guest" by Camus; and more. Accurate English translations appear on facing pages.

Table of Contents

Foreword

VOLTAIRE

  Micromégas

  Micromégas

HONORÉ DE BALZAC

  La Messe de l'Athée

  The Atheist's Mass

GUSTAVE FLAUBERT

  La Légende de Saint Julien l'Hospitalier

  The Legend of St. Julian the Hospitaler

CHARLES BAUDELAIRE

  "Le Spleen de Paris (Le Vieux Saltimbanque, Le Joujou de Pauvre, La Corde)"

  "Spleen of Paris (The Old Clown, The Poor Boy's Toy, The Rope)"

GUY DE MAUPASSANT

  Menuet

  Minuet

PAUL CLAUDEL

  Mort de Judas

  Death of Judas

ANDRÉ GIDE

  Le Retour de l'Enfant Prodigue

  The Return of the Prodigal Son

FRANÇOIS MAURIAC

  Grand-Lebrun

  Grand-Lebrun

MARCEL AYMÉ

  Le Passe-Muraille

  The Passer-through-Walls

ALBERT CAMUS

  L'Hôte

  The Guest

Notes

Questionnaire

Vocabulary

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486264431
Editor:
Fowlie, Wallace
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Editor:
Fowlie, Wallace
Author:
Fowlie, Wallace
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
French
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
French language
Subject:
Short Stories (single author)
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
France
Subject:
Short stories, French
Subject:
French language -- Readers.
Subject:
Foreign Languages -French
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Dover ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Dual Language French
Series Volume:
9321
Publication Date:
19901031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.83 lb

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Ten unusual stories by French literary masters from Voltaire to Camus: "Micromégas" by Voltaire; "The Atheist's Mass" by Balzac; "The Legend of St. Julian the Hospitaler" by Flaubert; "Spleen of Paris" by Baudelaire; "Minuet" by de Maupassant; "The Guest" by Camus; and more. Accurate English translations appear on facing pages.
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