Books tagged: french literature

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Cahier Modiano
Price: $30.00 USD. Words: 114,220. Language: French. Published: May 17, 2016 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
S’adressant à la fois aux amateurs et aux chercheurs, ce Cahier comporte des inédits de l’auteur et des textes rares, des études approfondies par des spécialistes, des articles critiques, des entretiens, des témoignages et une volumineuse correspondance. Il offre l’occasion de revenir sur les aspects marquants d’une œuvre littéraire remarquablement cohérente mais aussi de révéler sa diversité en a
Plight of the 20th Century Man in "The Stranger"
Series: Continuing Education. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This particular short analysis of The Stranger by Albert Camus is part of our Continuing Education Series, which hopes to provide readers with thoughtful consideration of various books, stories and essays
Un président pour l’éternité - Ou Comment Pyongyang nous a (encore) vendu sa bombe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,430. Language: French. Published: March 10, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Puisqu’il est difficile de savoir exactement ce qui se passe en Corée du Nord et dans l’entourage du clan Kim, le mieux c’est parfois de l’inventer…
8 Nasty French Kisses
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,500. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
The chemistry of mutual attraction, the cannibal bite of encounters, alcohol and heroin in the blood, the martyrs’ mind in the walls, madness in the heart, the narrow-minded soul and man’s murderous desire. Furious introduces a selection of 8 short and corrosive texts by 8 authors from the new French literary scene
The Tropism Experience
Series: Continuing Education, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Essay » Literature
In 1932 Nathalie Sarraute wrote her first book, Tropisms, a series of brief sketches and memories that set the tone for her entire oeuvre. This particular literary analysis and criticism, which is part of our Continuing Education Series, hopes to provide readers with thoughtful consideration of Sarraute's challenging early fiction and literary style.
Guy De Maupassant's "The Model"
Series: Continuing Education, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Essay » Literature
This particular short analysis of one of Guy De Maupassant's most famous short stories is part of our Continuing Education Series, which hopes to provide readers with thoughtful consideration of various books, stories and essays.
8 Dirty French Shots
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,510. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Transgressional fiction
The first steps in the Parisian publishing milieu, a junkie shut-away in his apartment, a strange letter box, a sharpshooter, a chess player, zombies, lines of cocaine, and a political revolt in Man's bowels: Furious introduces a selection of 8 short and corrosive texts by 8 authors from the new French literary scene.
The Flowers of Evil: Selected Translations From Baudelaire
Price: Free! Words: 12,420. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » French Poetry
A selection of translations from Baudelaire’s infamous collection of poetry about the aesthetic beauties of violence, prostitution, opium addiction, urban decay and other decadent subjects.
The Story Of My Escape
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 58,720. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Fiction » Historical » General
In 1755, the infamous Giacomo Casanova was locked up without trial in Venice's notorious Leads prison. Over 15 months he battled disease, madness, boredom, grotesque gaolers, bad books and fellow prisoners. This is Casanova's own account of the escape bid that made him a celebrity across Europe, full of his unique wit and philosophy, translated into English in full for the first time.
"The Myth of Sisyphus" and "The Stranger" by Albert Camus: Two Study Guides
Series: Study Guides, Book 1. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / French
This guide for students is aimed to support the study of the two texts, not to replace that study. The Myth of Sisyphus provides Camus' philosophical introduction to The Stranger. Introductions and commentaries keep readers on-track, but the questions are designed to get you thinking and talking and deepen your understanding.