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Selected Poetry

(2001)
A collection of poems by

 
 
Including more than 80 poems in both French and English, this collection follows the poetry of Victor Hugo from his earliest poetic publications of the 1820s through works published after his death in 1885. Though recognized for his novels Les Misérables and The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Victor Hugo invested his most sustained creative energy in poems such as "Tomorrow, at dawn. . . " and "Boaz Asleep." The collection's introduction includes a description of Hugo's life and work, the selection, and a discussion of the challenges of translation. Comprehensive endnotes offer information about the poems and their publishing and historical contexts.



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February 2019 : USA Hardback
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Title: Selected Poems
Author(s): Victor Hugo
ISBN: 0-469-16424-7 / 978-0-469-16424-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Wentworth Press
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April 2002 : UK Hardback
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Title: Selected Poems (Fyfield Books)
Author(s): Victor Hugo
ISBN: 0-415-94075-3 / 978-0-415-94075-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Routledge
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September 2001 : UK Hardback
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Title: Selected Poems (Poetry Pleiade)
Author(s): Victor Hugo
ISBN: 1-85754-572-9 / 978-1-85754-572-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Carcanet Press Ltd
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Paperback Editions

February 2019 : USA Paperback
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Title: Selected Poems
Author(s): Victor Hugo
ISBN: 0-469-16423-9 / 978-0-469-16423-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Wentworth Press
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September 2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: Selected Poems: Victor Hugo in French and English (Poetry Pleiade)
Author(s): Victor Hugo
ISBN: 1-85754-539-7 / 978-1-85754-539-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Carcanet Press Ltd
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April 2002 : UK Paperback
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Title: Selected Poems (Fyfield Books)
Author(s): Victor Hugo
ISBN: 0-415-94076-1 / 978-0-415-94076-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Routledge
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA