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Sketches and tales from the French

Lafcadio Hearn

Sketches and tales from the French

by Lafcadio Hearn

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Published by The Hokuseido Press in Tokyo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French fiction -- Translations into English,
  • Short stories, French

  • Edition Notes

    Title-page in Japanese characters mounted on leaf at end.

    Statementtranslated by Lafcadio Hearn ; edited with preface by Albert Mordell.
    ContributionsMordell, Albert, 1885-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ1278 .H4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 196 p. ;
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6354136M
    LC Control Number37013819
    OCLC/WorldCa2405523

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    Rosalind is the daughter of a French duke who is unjustly banished to live in a forest in Arden by his jealous younger brother. Rosalind is kept at court to be the companion to the younger brother's daughter, Celia. Rosalind falls in love with a young wrestler, Orlando, who . A collection of fairy tales and children's stories in French, with audio. Parallel text in English — Fantastic for French learners! Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk, Hansel and Gretel and more!

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