Camille: The Lady of the Camellias
This anthology is a thorough introduction to classic literature for those who have not yet experienced these literary masterworks. For those who have known and loved these works in the past, this is an invitation to reunite with old friends in a fresh new format. From Shakespeare s finesse to... show more
This anthology is a thorough introduction to classic literature for those who have not yet experienced these literary masterworks. For those who have known and loved these works in the past, this is an invitation to reunite with old friends in a fresh new format. From Shakespeare s finesse to Oscar Wilde s wit, this unique collection brings together works as diverse and influential as The Pilgrim s Progress and Othello. As an anthology that invites readers to immerse themselves in the masterpieces of the literary giants, it is must-have addition to any library.
Publish date: June 1st 1972
Publisher: Signet Classics
Pages no: 256
Edition language: English
, European Literature
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Romance
, 19th Century
, French Literature
Marguerite Gautier is the most beautiful, brazen—and expensive—courtesan in all of Paris. Despite being ill with consumption, she lives a glittering, moneyed life of nonstop parties and aristocratic balls and savors every day as if it were her last. Into her life comes Armand Duval. Young, handsome,...
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La signora delle camelie è un opera straordinariamente unica, emozionante e straziante. Abbiamo i due innamorati, che si ritrovano innamorati e separati a causa di una sorte ostile, e l'autore che riporta in maniera fedele la storia d'amore. Poche pagine che ti catturano come pochi libri.
I enjoyed the story and the writing. It was definitely a sad one. To experience so much love, passion and jealousy that it would drive you to do and say the most horrendous things. I felt bad for the characters, all of them. I wanted a happy ending but unfortunately I didn't get one. I will definite...
As many of you, since I learned ... to read, I have been hearing all these "classic" titles, that are must reads for anyone and have remained in human memory as incredible works to be cherished and respected. "La Dame aux Camelias" is one of those. It's a book we all know about, we've heard its name...
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