Les Misérables by Victor HugoHugo sweeps readers from the French provinces to the back alleys of Paris, and from the battlefield of Waterloo to the bloody ramparts of Paris during the uprising of 1832. First published in 1862, this sprawling novel is an extravagant historical epic that is teeming with harrowing adventures and unforgettable characters. In the protagonist, Jean Valjean, a quintessential...
The Hunchback of Notre-Dame by Victor HugoHere is the haunting drama of Quasimodo, the hunchback; Esmeralda, the gypsy dancer; and Claude Frollo, the priest tortured by his own damnation. Shaped by a profound sense of tragic irony, it is a work that gives full play to the author's brilliant imagination.
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French Literary Trivia
Identify classics of French literature with a variety of simple clues.Multiple Choice, played 45 times.
Leo Tolstoy, Victor Hugo, Alexandre Dumas, Samuel RichardsonBook to Author, played 58 times.
Ring a Bell?
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Romance - 19th Century Authors
Jane Austen, Emily Brontë, Charlotte Brontë, Leo TolstoyBook to Author, played 274 times.