French Short Stories 1: Parallel Text by Various,Pamela Lyon,Raleigh Trevelyan

French Short Stories 1: Parallel Text

by Various, Pamela Lyon, Raleigh Trevelyan

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Originally written to entertain, move or chill, the eight short stories in this collection accompanied by parallel English translations now also help students gain deeper insights into French literature and life. Arranged in approximate order of difficulty, the range of stories is wide, from the stylized wit of Raymond Queneau to the beautifully written ambiguities of Philippe Sollers, from Pierre Gascar'e(tm)s exploration of childhood as a background to a tale of infidelity to Henri Thomas'e(tm)s gentle, ironic look at war. All make wonderful reads in either language.

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Weight: 0.47 lbs

ISBN-10: 0140023852

ISBN-13: 9780140023855

Books by Various, Pamela Lyon, Raleigh Trevelyan