Les Misérables



PDF Epub Les Mis Rables By Victor Hugo Survivingtheholocaust.us Introducing One Of The Most Famous Characters In Literature, Jean Valjean The Noble Peasant Imprisoned For Stealing A Loaf Of Bread Les Mis Rables Ranks Among The Greatest Novels Of All Time In It, Victor Hugo Takes Readers Deep Into The Parisian Underworld, Immerses Them In A Battle Between Good And Evil, And Carries Them To The Barricades During The Uprising Of 1832 With A Breathtaking Realism That Is Unsurpassed In Modern Prose Within His Dramatic Story Are Themes That Capture The Intellect And The Emotions Crime And Punishment, The Relentless Persecution Of Valjean By Inspector Javert, The Desperation Of The Prostitute Fantine, The Amorality Of The Rogue Th Nardier, And The Universal Desire To Escape The Prisons Of Our Own Minds Les Mis Rables Gave Victor Hugo A Canvas Upon Which He Portrayed His Criticism Of The French Political And Judicial Systems, But The Portrait That Resulted Is Larger Than Life, Epic In Scope An Extravagant Spectacle That Dazzles The Senses Even As It Touches The Heart.Les Misérables

Victor Hugo, in full Victor Marie Hugo b February 26, 1802, Besan on, France d May 22, 1885, Paris, France , poet, playwrighter, novelist, dramatist, essayist, visual artist, statesman, human rights campaigner, and perhaps the most influential exponent of the Romantic movement in France, who was the most important of the French Romantic writers Though regarded in France as one of that countr Victor Hugo, in full Victor Marie Hugo b February 26, 1802, Besan on, France d May 22, 1885, Paris, France , poet, playwrighter, novelist, dramatist, essayist, visual artist, statesman, human rights campaigner, and perhaps the most influential exponent of the Romantic movement in France, who was the most important of the French Romantic writers Though regarded in France as one of that country s greatest poets, he is better known abroad for such novels as Notre Dame de Paris 1831 and Les Mis rables 1862

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  • Mass Market Paperback
  • 1563 pages
  • Les Misérables
  • Victor Hugo
  • English
  • 09 June 2018
  • 0451525264

10 thoughts on “Les Misérables

  1. says:

    One of the biggest book I ve ever read, and I remembered Mick Foley s warning about a big bookA big book is like a serious relationship it requires a commitment Not only that, but there s no guarantee that you will enjoy it, or that it will have a happy ending Kind of like going out with a girl, having to spend time every day with her with absolutely no guarantee of nailing her in the end No thanks Haha Well, I took my chances r...

  2. says:

    Les Miserables can be translated from the French into The Miserable Ones , The Wretched , The Poor Ones , The Wretched Poor or The Victims So, as you will have concluded, this is not a happy book, it is the very opposite of fluffy happiness, it is a story about the lowest and darkest parts of French society in the first half of the nineteenth century Hugo takes the reader on a 1200 page journey around France and into the lives of criminals, prostitutes, those wasting away under the str Les Miserables can be translated from the French into The Miserable O...

  3. says:

    Let s say that I could choose a single book with the guarantee that every man, woman, and child would read it I would not choose my top three favorites, nor would I choose the one whose remnants are permanently inked upon me I would choose this one You argue, the length The time period The cultural barriers It s just another long expounding by some old dead white guy whose type has suffocated literature for centuries Women will be frustrated with poor representation, people who aren t whi Let s say that I could choose a single book with the guarantee that every man, woman, and child would read it I ...

  4. says:

    I m in the minority unfortunately I thought the book was okay I was hoping it would blow my mind and be a favorite like The Count Of Monte Cristo, as I was afraid of that book too, but alas, it was not I might as well put the ole spoilers tag up on here Oh and even though Jean s name will be changed in the book, I m sticking with Jean so I won t get all messed up FANTINE 1 An Upright Man2 The Fall3 In The Year 18174 To Trust Is ...

  5. says:

    I chose to read the hefty Victor Hugo classic for my 30th birthday let me tell you, the experience was One Biiiig Bitch I mean, why EVEN go to the 200 year old text when the Broadway musical exists THAT work of art exudes all beauty and majesty in one continuous song that unites the characters through time ultimately giving us a true theme, or feeling of genuine victory over adversity The plot, one gorgeous telenovela of a story, replete with jailbreaks, insurrections, betrayals, w I chose to read the hefty Victor Hugo classic for my 30th birthday let me tell you, the experience was One Biiiig Bitch I mean, why EVEN go to the 200 year old text when the Broadway musical exists THAT work of art exudes all beauty and majesty in one continuous song that unites the characters through time ultimately giving us a true theme, or feeling of genuine victory over adversity The plot, one gorgeous telenovela of...

  6. says:

    This will be another review as I go First, a thank you to Rachel for recommending the Fahnestock and MacAfee translation, which is wonderful so far Next, a question Why have I been so drawn lately to these 1,500 page 19th century behemoths War and Peace, The Brothers Karamazov, Crime and Punishment, and now this Am I just a glutton for punishment Or just showing off I hope not When I think about it, I think it has to do with the moral scope and depth of the work and the way these books rea This will be another review as I go First, a thank you to Rachel for recommending the Fahnestock and MacAfee translation, which is wonderful so far Next, a question Why have I been so drawn lately to these 1,500 page 19th century behemoths War and Peace, The Brothers Karamazov, Crime and Punishment, and now this Am I just a glutton for punishment Or just showing off I hope not When I think about it, I think it has to do with the moral scope and depth of the work and the way these books really wear their morality on their sleeves They re complex, yes, but they re not hiding their morality behind some veneer of show, don t tell They re not afraid to plumb the moral depths of the societies they depict, and I think, when I look around at the society I inhabit, that I hunger forof this So here I have it.Hugo certainly takes his time setting up the main action, with a long introductory section on the Bishop Myriel befo...

  7. says:

    I saw the movie version of this before reading it and I was utterly shook by the powerful nature of the story When I read it I hoped for the same experience, instead I had onepowerful In life there are few truly great men there are few men that are truly and incorruptibly good Jean Valjean is such a man he is a paragon of goodliness he is a superb character At the beginning of the novel he sacrifices everything he steals a loaf of bread knowing full well of the consequences He ri I saw the movie version of this before reading it and I was utterly shook by the powerful nature of the story When I read it I hoped for the same experience, instead I had onepowerful In life there are few truly great men there are few men that are truly and incorruptibly good Jean Valjean is such a man he is a paragon of goodlin...

  8. says:

    What makes a favourite book In this case, I will have to say one single character that broke my heart and shaped my idealism and stirred my anger Gavroche Th nardier Si l on demandait la grande et norme ville Qu est ce que c est que cela elle r pondrait C est mon petit One of those street children that see and hearduring their childhood than most people ever experience, who carry pain and neglect with them on their daily adventures to survive in a hostile, careless environme What makes a favourite book In this case, I...

  9. says:

    Jam s he le do nada igual Ni lo har Ya s que eso suena exagerado, pero s perfectamente que no leer nada tan bueno de nuevo Los Miserables est a un nivel que solo Victor Hugo puede llegar a tocar.

  10. says:

    This is without question one of the most beautifully written novels I ve ever read Jean Valjean is quite possibly the most complex and compelling character you will meet in a work of literature of this magnitude, and the lives and personalities of the secondary characters are interwoven into subplots that make it almost an easy thing to get through the 1400 pages of this book I read the novel after seeing and falling madly in love with the musical, and this is one of the rare cases in w This is without question one of the most beautifully written novels I ve ever read Jean Valjean is quite possibly the most complex and compelling character you will meet in a work of literature of this magnitude, and the lives and personalities of the secondary characters are interwoven into subplots that make it almost an easy thing to get through the 1400 pages of this book I read the novel after see...

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