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Victor Hugo and the romantic drama

by A. W. Halsall

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885 -- Dramatic works.,
    • Romanticism -- France.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-239) and index.

      StatementAlbert W. Halsall.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ2301 .H448 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 251 p. :
      Number of Pages251
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL77667M
      ISBN 100802043224
      LC Control Number99180921

        Misérables Vol. 1 | Victor Hugo | Literary Fiction, Romance | Audiobook full unabridged | English | 3/8 Content of the video and Sections beginning time (clickable) - Chapters of the audiobook. Other articles where Cromwell is discussed: Victor Hugo: Early years (–30): of his verse drama Cromwell. The subject of this play, with its near-contemporary overtones, is that of a national leader risen from the people who seeks to be crowned king. But the play’s reputation rested largely on the long, elaborate preface, in which Hugo proposed a doctrine of Romanticism.

      The Career of Victor Hugo. Harvard University Press. Out of print. Halsall, A.W. et al. (). Victor Hugo and the Romantic Drama. University of Toronto sources; Hart, Simon Allen (). Lady in the Shadows: The Life and Times of Julie Drouet, Mistress, Companion and Muse to Victor Hugo. Publish American. Book sources; Houston Mất: 22 tháng 5 năm   : DRAMAS OF VICTOR HUGO: Very Good in boards. Discoloration to both pastedowns. Minimal edgewear. Some fading to gilt. Neat engraving of Hugo on front panel. No date. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Original binding. All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box.

      Victor Hugo is a celebrated French Romantic author best known for his poetry and his novels, including 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame' and 'Les Misérables.'Born:   Victor Hugo was a great French writer during the Romantic Movement in the nineteenth century. Hugo was also an esteemed poet and his classic novels Les Miserables and The Hunchback of Notre Dame are still among the most widely read books throughout the world. This edition of The Poems of Victor Hugo includes a table of : $


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Lady in the Shadows: The Life and Times of Julie Drouet, Mistress, Companion and Muse to Victor Hugo. Publish American. Book sources; Houston Kematayan: 22 May (aged 83), Paris, France.