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Short Stories in French

Richard Coward


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PUBLISHED: 31st January 2001
ISBN: 9780140265439
ANNOTATION:
Containing eight pieces of contemporary fiction in the original French and in English translation, this volume gives an insight into French culture and literature.
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  • Paperback
    $26.19
PUBLISHED: 31st January 2001
ISBN: 9780140265439
ANNOTATION:
Containing eight pieces of contemporary fiction in the original French and in English translation, this volume gives an insight into French culture and literature.

Annotation

Containing eight pieces of contemporary fiction in the original French and in English translation, this volume gives an insight into French culture and literature.

Publisher Description

This is an all new version of the popular PARALLEL TEXT series, containing eight pieces of contemporary fiction in the original French and in English translation. Including stories by Bolanger, Cotnoir, Le Clezio and Germain, this volume gives afascinating insight into French culture and literature as well as providing an invaluable educational tool.

Author Biography

Richard Coward is a teacher of French at Eton College.

Table of Contents

Introduction Learning How to Live / Frederic Fajardie (1947- ) All Lights Off / Frederic Fajardie (1947- ) David / Jean-Marie-Gustave Le Clezio (1940- ) The Occupation of the Ground / Jean Echenoz (1947- ) The Third-rate Film / Sylvie Massicotte (1959- ) The Objet d'Art / Jean-Paul Daoust (1946- ) The Hunters' Cafe / Daniel Boulanger (1922- ) Accursed Notebooks (an extract from La Deconvenue ) / Louise Cotnoir (1948- ) Heloise / Sylvie Germain (1954- ) The Character / Gloria Escomel (1941- ) Self-destruction / Rene Belletto (1945- ) You Never Die / Alain Gerber (1950- ) Notes on French Texts Acknowledgements

Product Details

Short Title
SHORT STORIES IN FRENCH
Pages
214
Publisher
Penguin Books
Series
New Penguin Parallel Texts
Language
English
ISBN-10
0140265430
ISBN-13
9780140265439
Media
Book
Format
Paperback
Year
2001
Publication Date
2001-01-31
Author
Richard Coward
Subtitle
New Penguin Parallel Texts
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Edition
1st
Edited by
Richard Coward
Translated from
French
Audience
General/Trade