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Les misérables

Author: Victor Hugo; Charles E Wilbour
Publisher: New York : Knopf, [1997]
Series: Everyman's library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this story of the trials of the peasant Jean Valjean - a man unjustly imprisoned, baffled by destiny, and hounded by his nemesis, the magnificently realized, ambiguously malevolent police detective Javert - Hugo achieves the sort of rare imaginative resonance that allows a work of art to transcend its genre.
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Genre/Form: Epic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Victor Hugo; Charles E Wilbour
ISBN: 0375403175 9780375403170
OCLC Number: 38956416
Description: xxxvii, 1432 pages ; 22 cm
Series Title: Everyman's library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.)
Other Titles: Misérables.
Responsibility: Victor Hugo ; translated from the French by Charles E. Wilbour ; with an introduction by Peter Washington.
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In this story of the trials of the peasant Jean Valjean - a man unjustly imprisoned, baffled by destiny, and hounded by his nemesis, the magnificently realized, ambiguously malevolent police detective Javert - Hugo achieves the sort of rare imaginative resonance that allows a work of art to transcend its genre.

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