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Cousin Bette

ISBN : 9780199553945

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¥2,002
Author: 
Honore de Balzac; Sylvia Raphael
Pages
528 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
127 x 195 mm
Pub date
Aug 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Cousin Bette (1846) is considered to be Balzac's last great novel, and a key work in his Human Comedy. Set in the Paris of the 1830s and 1840s, it is a complex tale of the devastating effect of violen ... Read more

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Cyrano de Bergerac: A Heroic Comedy in Five Acts

ISBN : 9780199539239

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¥1,463
Author: 
Edmond Rostand; Nicholas Cronk; Christopher Fry
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 195 mm
Pub date
Aug 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Tonight When I make my sweeping bow at heaven's gate, One thing I shall still possess, at any rate, Unscathed, something outlasting mortal flesh, And that is ...My panache.' The first English translat ... Read more

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Death and Tenses: Posthumous Presence in Early Modern France

ISBN : 9780198754039

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¥12,969
Author: 
Neil Kenny
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Dec 2015
In what tense should we refer to the dead? The question has long been asked, from Cicero to Julian Barnes. Answering it is partly a matter of grammar and stylistic convention. But the hesitation, anno ... Read more

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Diaries Real and Fictional in Twentieth-Century French Writing

ISBN : 9780198814535

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¥11,869
Author: 
Sam Ferguson
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Mar 2018
Series
Oxford Modern Languages and Literature Monographs
This book provides the first historical account of the diary in French writing across the twentieth century. The diary came to prominence as a genre in France in the 1880s and since this time, writers ... Read more

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Dignified Retreat: Writers and Intellectuals in the Age of Richelieu

ISBN : 9780198826323

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¥12,782
Author: 
Robert A. Schneider
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2019
Dignified Retreat is a panoramic study of the vibrant literary and intellectual culture that emerged in early seventeenth-century France following the devastating Wars of Religion. This was a period t ... Read more

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Don Juan and Other Plays

ISBN : 9780199540228

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¥1,826
Author: 
Moliere; George Gravely; Ian Maclean; Ian Maclean
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Jun 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Contains: Don Juan, Precious Provincials, The Reluctant Doctor, George Dandin, The Miser, The Would-be Gentleman, Scapin the Schemer Since the second half of the seventeenth century, when Moli're ... Read more

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Earth

ISBN : 9780199677870

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¥2,002
Author: 
Emile Zola; Julie Rose
Pages
464 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
139 x 195 mm
Pub date
Apr 2016
Series
Oxford World's Classics
'Only the earth is immortal...the earth we love enough to commit murder for her.' Zola's novel of peasant life, the fifteenth in the Rougon-Macquart series, is generally regarded as one of his finest ... Read more

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Epic Arts in Renaissance France

ISBN : 9780199687848

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¥14,608
Author: 
Phillip John Usher
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 236 mm
Pub date
Dec 2013
Epic Arts in Renaissance France studies the relationship between epic literature and other art forms such as painting, sculpture, and architecture. Why, the book asks, the epic heroes and themes so ub ... Read more

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Eugenie Grandet

ISBN : 9780199555895

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¥1,639
Author: 
Honore de Balzac; Christopher Prendergast; Sylvia Raphael
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Jun 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Who is going to marry Eugenie Grandet?' This is the question that fills the minds of the inhabitants of Saumur, the setting for Eugenie Grandet (1833), one of the the earliest and most famous novel ... Read more

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French Decadent Tales

ISBN : 9780199569274

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¥1,639
Author: 
Stephen Romer
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 196 mm
Pub date
May 2013
Series
Oxford World's Classics
He had become the dandy of the unpredictable.' A quest for new sensations, and an avowed desire to shock possessed the Decadent writers of fin-de-siecle Paris. The years 1880-1900 saw an extraord ... Read more

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