Great French Tales Of Fantasy/Contes Fantastiques Clbres: A Dual-Language Book (Dover Dual Language French) (English And French Edition)

  • 51% OFF
  • $15.94
  • Regular price $32.62
  • Publish Date: 2006-06-23
  • Binding: Paperback

Free shipping

Free Shipping On All Orders(Domestic Only).

Free Returns

Free 30 Days Returns. Returns & Refund Policy

Secure Shopping Guarantee

We use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology to provide you with the safest, most secure shopping experience possible.


Attention: For textbook, access codes and supplements are not guaranteed with used items.



These six riveting fantasy classics from the golden age of the French short story will keep you glued to your chair. Drawn from the genre's outstanding nineteenth-century writers, they range from the Romantic era to the rise of the Symbolists and Decadents. Presented chronologically by date of publication, they include Charles Nodier's Trilby; or, The Elf of Argyll, Thophile Gautier's The Amorous Dead Woman, The Venus of Ille by Prosper Mrime, Villiers de l'Isle-Adam's Second Sight, and two tales by Guy de Maupassant, A Divorce Case and Who Knows?
This dual-language book features accurate new English translations on pages facing the original French, an informative introduction, and explanatory footnotes. It opens a door for students of French language and literaturewell as any other lover of fantasyto explore the world of the eerie and unknown.

Customer Reviews


MORE FROM THIS COLLECTION

Recently Viewed Items