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Anthology of Napoleon and Papefu.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In Anthology of Napoleon and Papefu we show the story exposing us to the adventurist narrative where its main character, the plenipotentiary Ambassador Papefu, is involved between canons and fights alongside the famous son of Corsica, now proudly becoming French; and who shocked that stale world by dethroning obsolete monarchies and kings which considered themselves as eternals.
Antologia de Napoleon y Papefu.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,780. Language: Spanish. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
En Antología de Napoleón y Papefu vemos la narración aventurista donde el personaje principal, el embajador plenipotenciario Papefu, se ve envuelto entre cañonazos y luchas junto al famoso hijo de Córcega convertido orgullosamente en francés, y quien estremeció al mundo de entonces destronando monarquías
Zola - The Belly of Paris in 1,000 Words
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “The Belly of Paris” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “The Belly of Paris”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.
Dumas - Queen Margot in 1,000 Words
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “Queen Margot” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “Queen Margot”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.
Légendes
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: French. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Un fonctionnaire des services secrets britanniques est chargé de faire vivre un stock de légendes – ces identités jetables qu’endossent les espions pour les besoins de leurs missions. Une nouvelle inédite d'Antoine Bello, l'auteur des Falsificateurs, des Eclaireurs (Prix France Culture Telerama 2009) et d'Eloge de la pièce manquante.
The Philter
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Price: $2.15 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
"The Philter" is a dual-language edition of "Le Philtre," Stendhal's brief tale of a young Spanish woman's inexplicable passion for a circus rider from Naples. Both the original French tale and the newly translated English version are hyperlinked to facilitate swift navigation from one language to the other.
Four Stories
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 26,140. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
This collection includes "Recollections of an Italian Gentleman," "The Jew," "The Chest and the Ghost," and "Philibert Lescale." All of the stories are newly translated, and two of them are appearing in English for what is perhaps the first time.
The Chest and the Ghost
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Price: $1.85 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The leathery and slender chief of police don Blas Bustos y Mosquera has a handsome young nobleman, don Fernando, imprisoned for the crime of appearing before him with a fresh complexion and a cool demeanor. Don Fernando's fiancée comes to plead his case, but her beauty merely prompts the sinister don Blas's attempts to secure don Fernando's permanent removal from his native Granada.
Recollections of an Italian Gentleman
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Price: $2.20 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
"Recollections of an Italian Gentleman" is a tale of a young man turned collaborator in a Rome occupied by French troops and then annexed to Napoleon's empire. The young collaborator recalls the events that marked these turbulent days, among them the abduction of the Pope by the French--His Holiness fiddled with his snuffbox during the entire operation--and the execution of the bandit Spatolino.
The Jew
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Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Not having anything to read, I write. It's the same kind of pleasure, only more intense."