The cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris is one of the jewels of the French capital and a masterpiece of Gothic architecture. This, the most detailed and lavishly illustrated book on the cathedral available in English, beautifully evokes the awe-inspiring monument that attracts countless visitors from around the world. illustrations, in full color, pages, 10 3/4 x /5(9). The best-known of the French Romantic writers, Victor Hugo was a poet, novelist, dramatist, and political critic. Hugo was an avid supporter of French republicanism and advocate for social and political equality, themes that reflect most strongly in his works Les Mis?rables, Notre-Dame de Paris (The Hunchback of Notre-Dame), and Le Dernier jour d'un condamn?/5(). Notre Dame de Paris (German) Hardcover – January 1, by Victor Hugo (Author) › Visit Amazon's Victor Hugo Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central /5(). Notre Dame de Paris: A Celebration of the Cathedral offers a fascinating look back at nearly nine centuries of this landmark building that has stood as silent witness to some of the most important events in human history. On Ap , five days before the celebration of Easter, a blazing fire engulfed the world famous Notre-Dame de Paris.
The Notre-Dame de Paris vividly recreates the exciting history of French civilization from the vantage point of this famous Gothic edifice. About illustrations, one third in full color. Part of the Wonders of Man Silent witness to eight centuries of war and revolution, empire-building and pageantry, the cathedral of Notre-Dame has been /5. The cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris is one of the jewels of the French capital and a masterpiece of Gothic architecture. This, the most detailed and lavishly illustrated book on the cathedral available in English, beautifully evokes the awe-inspiring monument that attracts countless visitors from around the world/5. Notre-Dame de Paris = Our Lady of Paris = The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Victor Hugo The Hunchback of Notre-Dame is a French Romantic/Gothic novel by Victor Hugo, published in The story is set in Paris in during the reign of Louis XI.4/5(K). The Hunchback of Notre Dame, historical novel by Victor Hugo, originally published in French in as Notre-Dame de Paris (‘Our Lady of Paris’). Set in Paris during the 15th century, the novel centers on Quasimodo, the deformed bell ringer of Notre-Dame Cathedral, and his unrequited love.
period as “Notre Dame de Paris,” and if one places the two books side by side in one’s thoughts, such differences as there are will hardly seem to be differences in degree of poetical inspiration. Our own great novelist’s work is fresher, healthier perhaps, more of the open air. A spirit of hopefulness and youthFile Size: KB. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: Notre-Dame de Paris The Hunchback of Notre Dame Author: Victor Hugo Translator: Isabel F. Hapgood Release Date: Novem [EBook #] Last Updated: J Language: English. Three extraordinary characters caught in a web of fatal obsession are at the centre of Hugo's novel. The grotesque hunchback Quasimodo, bell-ringer of Notre-Dame, owes his life to the austere archdeacon, Claude Frollo, who in turn is bound by a hopeless. Notre-Dame De Paris by victor hugo and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at