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The Resource Les misérables, Victor Hugo ; translated by Charles E. Wilbour

Les misérables, Victor Hugo ; translated by Charles E. Wilbour

Label
Les misérables
Title
Les misérables
Statement of responsibility
Victor Hugo ; translated by Charles E. Wilbour
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Sensational, dramatic, packed with rich excitement and filled with the sweep and violence of human passions, LES MISERABLES is not only superb adventure but a powerful social document. The story of how the convict Jean-Valjean struggled to escape his past and reaffirm his humanity, in a world brutalized by poverty and ignorance, became the gospel of the poor and the oppressed
Member of
Summary
Story of Valjean, the ex-convict who rises against all odds from galley slave to mayor, and the fanatical police inspector who dedicates his life to recapturing Valjean
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
035361
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1802-1885
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hugo, Victor
Dewey number
843/.7
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ2286
LC item number
.A39 1992
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wilbour, Charles E.
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True
Series statement
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  • The Modern library of the world's best books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paris (France)
  • Ex-convicts
  • Orphans
Target audience
adult
Label
Les misérables, Victor Hugo ; translated by Charles E. Wilbour
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Series statements from jacket
  • Translated from the French
Contents
  • Fantine. 1. An upright man -- 2. The fall -- 3. The year 1817 -- 4. To entrust is sometimes to abandon -- 5. The descent -- 6. Javert -- 7. The Champmathieu affair -- 8. Counter-stroke --
  • Cosette. 1. Waterloo -- 2. The ship Orion -- 3. Fulfillment of the promise to the departed -- 4. The old Gorbeau house -- 5. A dark chase needs a silent hound -- 6. Petit Picpus -- 7. A parenthesis -- 8. Cemeteries take what is given them --
  • Marius. 1. Paris atomised -- 2. The grand Bourgeois -- 3. The grandfather and the grandson -- 4. The friends of the A B C -- 5. The excellence of misfortune -- 6. The conjunction of two starts -- 7. Patron-minette -- 8. The noxious poor --
  • St. Denis. 1. A few pages of history -- 2. Eponine -- 3. The house in the Rue Plumet -- 4. Aid from below may be aid from above -- 5. The end of which is unlike the beginning -- 6. Little Gavroche -- 7. Argot -- 8. Enchantments and desolation -- 9. Where are they going -- 10. June 5th, 1832 -- 11. The atom fraternises with the hurricane -- 12. Corinth -- 13. Marius enters the shadow -- 14. The grandeurs of despair -- 15. The Rue de l'Homme Armé --
  • Jean Valjean. 1. War between four walls -- 2. The intestine of Leviathan -- 3. Mire, but soul -- 4. Javert off the track -- 5. The grandson and the grandfather -- 6. The white night -- 7. The last drop in the chalice -- 8. The twilight wane -- 9. Supreme shadow, supreme dawn
Control code
ocm03991366
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Modern Library ed.
Extent
xiv, 1260 p.
Isbn
9780679600121
Isbn Type
(recycled, acid-free paper)
Lccn
92050220
System control number
(OCoLC)3991366
Label
Les misérables, Victor Hugo ; translated by Charles E. Wilbour
Publication
Note
  • Series statements from jacket
  • Translated from the French
Contents
  • Fantine. 1. An upright man -- 2. The fall -- 3. The year 1817 -- 4. To entrust is sometimes to abandon -- 5. The descent -- 6. Javert -- 7. The Champmathieu affair -- 8. Counter-stroke --
  • Cosette. 1. Waterloo -- 2. The ship Orion -- 3. Fulfillment of the promise to the departed -- 4. The old Gorbeau house -- 5. A dark chase needs a silent hound -- 6. Petit Picpus -- 7. A parenthesis -- 8. Cemeteries take what is given them --
  • Marius. 1. Paris atomised -- 2. The grand Bourgeois -- 3. The grandfather and the grandson -- 4. The friends of the A B C -- 5. The excellence of misfortune -- 6. The conjunction of two starts -- 7. Patron-minette -- 8. The noxious poor --
  • St. Denis. 1. A few pages of history -- 2. Eponine -- 3. The house in the Rue Plumet -- 4. Aid from below may be aid from above -- 5. The end of which is unlike the beginning -- 6. Little Gavroche -- 7. Argot -- 8. Enchantments and desolation -- 9. Where are they going -- 10. June 5th, 1832 -- 11. The atom fraternises with the hurricane -- 12. Corinth -- 13. Marius enters the shadow -- 14. The grandeurs of despair -- 15. The Rue de l'Homme Armé --
  • Jean Valjean. 1. War between four walls -- 2. The intestine of Leviathan -- 3. Mire, but soul -- 4. Javert off the track -- 5. The grandson and the grandfather -- 6. The white night -- 7. The last drop in the chalice -- 8. The twilight wane -- 9. Supreme shadow, supreme dawn
Control code
ocm03991366
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Modern Library ed.
Extent
xiv, 1260 p.
Isbn
9780679600121
Isbn Type
(recycled, acid-free paper)
Lccn
92050220
System control number
(OCoLC)3991366

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