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Les Contemplations

  • Publication type: Book
  • Author literary: Hugo (Victor)
  • Scientific editor: Cellier (Léon)
  • Abstract: Les Contemplations is Victor Hugo’s masterpiece of lyric poetry, at once the memories of a man and the meditations of the poet-mage. Over the course of 11,000 verses, he deploys all his prosodic virtuosity and breathes new life into the classical lyric genres by getting “a revolutionary wind to blow” over these lines.
  • Number of pages: 820
  • Last edition: 1985
  • Collection: Classiques Jaunes (The 'Yellow' Collection), n° 524
  • Subcollection: Littératures francophones

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  • ISBN: 978-2-8124-1594-4
  • ISSN: 2417-6400
  • DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-8124-1595-1
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Digital parution date numérique: 04-08-2014
  • : 03-13-2020
  • Language: French
  • Keywords: Romantisme, xixe siècle, poésie lyrique, mémoires d'une âme, souvenirs, nature, mélancolie, méditation religieuse
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Regular Price: 20.00 €
Support: Paperback