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Publisher Comments:

New edition features seven of the most popular tales of one of the greatest of all short-story writers. Included are "La Parure," "Mademoiselle Fifi," "La Maison Tellier," "La Ficelle," "Miss Harriet," "Boule de Suif" and "Le Horla," all reflecting Maupassant's intimate familiarity with Paris and the universality of his creations.

Synopsis:

Seven masterly tales: "La Parure," "Mademoiselle Fifi," "La Maison Tellier," "La Ficelle," "Miss Harriet," "Boule de Suif," and "Le Horla." In French, with new English translations on facing pages.

Synopsis:

In this collection of seven of his most popular stories each tale reflects both the author's intimate familiarity with Paris and the provinces in the Belle Epoque, as well as a nonjudgmental humanism that is one of Guy de Maupassant's most attractive writing qualities.

Table of Contents

Introduction

Boule de suif

Boule de Suif

La Tellier

The Tellier Establishment

Mademoiselle Fifi

Mademoiselle Fifi

Miss Harriet

Miss Harriet

La Ficelle

The Piece of String

La Parure

The Necklace

Le Horla

The Horla

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486289182
Translator:
Jupiter, Steven
Author:
Maupassant, Guy De
Author:
de Maupassant, Guy
Author:
Maupassant, Guy de
Author:
Jupiter, Steven
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
French
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Short Stories (Anthologies)
Subject:
Short Stories (single author)
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
Translations into english
Subject:
Short stories, French
Subject:
Maupassant, Guy de
Subject:
Stories (single author)
Subject:
Anthologies-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Dual Language French
Series Volume:
no. 113
Publication Date:
19960331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.62 lb

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Product details 256 pages Dover Publications - English 9780486289182 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Seven masterly tales: "La Parure," "Mademoiselle Fifi," "La Maison Tellier," "La Ficelle," "Miss Harriet," "Boule de Suif," and "Le Horla." In French, with new English translations on facing pages.

"Synopsis" by , In this collection of seven of his most popular stories each tale reflects both the author's intimate familiarity with Paris and the provinces in the Belle Epoque, as well as a nonjudgmental humanism that is one of Guy de Maupassant's most attractive writing qualities.
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