Parallel Text: French Short Stories

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Parallel Text: French Short Stories

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Publisher :   Penguin Books Ltd
Published :   25/05/1972
ISBN :   9780140034141
Format :   Paperback
Pages :   250
Size (mm) :   198x129x15
Weight (g) :   170

These eight stories by leading 20th century French writers offer fascinating insights into French life and literature and are accompanied by a parallel English text, making them valuable for both French and English language students.
Among the... Read more

These eight stories by leading 20th century French writers offer fascinating insights into French life and literature and are accompanied by a parallel English text, making them valuable for both French and English language students.
Among the diverse and entertaining stories in the collection are the wistful masterpiece 'Green Tobacco' by Clair Sainte-Soline; the exuberant tale of 'The Ants' by the post-war king of cafe society, Boris Vian, and a suspense in the nineteenth-century erotic tradition from Andre de Mandiargues.