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French Short Stories 2: Parallel Text

Pamela Lyon


PUBLISHED: 28th February 1993
ISBN: 9780140034141
ANNOTATION:
Containing eight stories by 20th century French writers, this work offers insights into French life and literature and are accompanied by a parallel English text, making them suiatble for both French and English language students. It includes "Green Tobacco" by Clair Sainte-Soline, and the tale of "The Ants" by, Boris Vian.
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PUBLISHED: 28th February 1993
ISBN: 9780140034141
ANNOTATION:
Containing eight stories by 20th century French writers, this work offers insights into French life and literature and are accompanied by a parallel English text, making them suiatble for both French and English language students. It includes "Green Tobacco" by Clair Sainte-Soline, and the tale of "The Ants" by, Boris Vian.

Annotation

Containing eight stories by 20th century French writers, this work offers insights into French life and literature and are accompanied by a parallel English text, making them suiatble for both French and English language students. It includes "Green Tobacco" by Clair Sainte-Soline, and the tale of "The Ants" by, Boris Vian.

Publisher Description

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.

Table of Contents

Green tobacco, Claire Sainte-Soline; the ants, Boris Vian; the dead man's return, C.F. Ramuz; a house in the Place des Fetes, Roger Grenier; Jimmy, Francoise Mallet-Joris; the unknown saint, Blaise Cendrars; Sabine, Andre Pieyre de Mandiargues; traffic in horses, Jacques Perret.

Product Details

Author
Pamela Lyon
Pages
240
Publisher
Penguin Books
ISBN-10
0140034145
ISBN-13
9780140034141
Media
Book
Year
1993
Publication Date
1993-02-28
Subtitle
Nouvelles Francaises
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Edited by
Simon Lee
Illustrations
notes
Edition
1st
Format
Paperback
Edition Description
Revised
Series
Penguin Parallel Text
Short Title
FRE-FRENCH SHORT STORIES 2 REV
Language
French
Translated from
French