French Literature Classics - Ultimate Collection: 90+ Novels, Stories, Poems, Plays & Philosophy

eBook: French Literature Classics - Ultimate Collection: 90+ Novels, Stories, Poems, Plays & Philosophy

Sprache - Englisch

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DigiCat presents to you a unique collection of the greatest classics of French literature, formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Table of Contents: A History of French Literature François Rabelais: Gargantua and Pantagruel Molière: Tartuffe or the Hypocrite The Misanthrope The Miser The Imaginary Invalid… Jean Racine: Phaedra Pierre Corneille: The Cid Voltaire: Candide Zadig The Huron A Philosophical Dictionary Letters on England Jean-Jacques Rousseau: Confessions Stendhal‎: The Charterhouse of Parma Honoré de Balzac: Father Goriot Eugénie Grandet Lost Illusions The Lily of the Valley A Woman of Thirty Cousin Bette Cousin Pons Colonel Chabert The Magic Skin The Unknown Masterpiece Victor Hugo: Les Misérables The Man Who Laughs The Hunchback of Notre-Dame Toilers of the Sea The Last Day of a Condemned Man Claude Gueux George Sand: Mauprat Alexandre Dumas pere: The Three Musketeers Twenty Years After The Vicomte de Bragelonne Ten Years After Louise de la Valliere The Man in the Iron Mask The Count of Monte Cristo Marguerite de Valois The Black Tulip Alexandre Dumas fils: The Lady with the Camellias Gustave Flaubert: Madame Bovary Émile Zola: Thérèse Raquin The Fortune of the Rougons The Kill The Fat and the Thin The Conquest of Plassans Abbe Mouret's Transgression His Excellency Eugene Rougon The Dram Shop A Love Episode Nana Piping Hot The Ladies' Paradise The Joy of Life Germinal His Masterpiece The Earth The Dream The Human Beast Money Doctor Pascal Jules Verne: Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea Around the World in Eighty Days The Mysterious Island Journey to the Centre of the Earth From the Earth to the Moon Around the Moon In Search of the Castaways Guy de Maupassant: A Life Bel-Ami Mont Oriol Notre Coeur Pierre and Jean Strong as Death The Necklace The Horla Boul de Suif Two Friends Madame Tellier's Establishment Mademoiselle Fifi Miss Harriet… Gaston Leroux: The Phantom of the Opera The Mystery of the Yellow Room The Secret of the Night The Man with the Black Feather Marcel Proust: Swann's Way

Über den Autor

Marie-Henri Beyle, better known by his pen name Stendhal, was a 19th-century French writer known for his acute analysis of his characters' psychology and the dry wit with which he depicted the social and political milieu of his time. Born on January 23, 1783, in Grenoble, his early life was marked by an unhappy childhood, driving him to seek solace in music and the written word. Stendhal made significant contributions to the literary world, and his works are often associated with the realism movement, for his depictions of real life were laced with a strong sense of irony and a keen psychological insight. He served in Napoleon's army and his experiences notably influenced his writings, threading themes of ambition and passion throughout his narratives. Among Stendhal's celebrated works are the novels 'The Red and the Black' and 'The Charterhouse of Parma,' which are often hailed as masterpieces for their complex characters and intricate portrayal of 19th-century society. His collection, as noted in 'French Literature Classics - Ultimate Collection: 90+ Novels, Stories, Poems, Plays & Philosophy', showcases his versatility as an author and his significant contribution to various literary genres. His narrative style combines a unique blend of romanticism with a distinct realism, which had a profound influence on later novelists. Stendhal passed away on March 23, 1842, leaving behind a legacy that continues to be celebrated in the annals of French literature.

Produkt Details

Verlag: DigiCat

Genre: Sprache - Englisch

Sprache: English

Umfang: 25771 Seiten

Größe: 25,3 MB

ISBN: 8596547722946