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Published: 01 November 2008

368 Pages | Numerous black-and-white photos

ISBN: 9780199217489

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French Tales

Edited and Translated by Helen Constantine

City Tales

  • Evocative stories from the twenty-two regions of France that will enchant the visitor and armchair traveller alike
  • Photographs and a map will complement the stories and create a literary tour of France
  • Writers include Maupassant, Zola, Annie Saumont, Marcel Aymé, Didier Daeninckx, and Stephane Émond
  • Includes some stories translated for the first time from French
  • Stories have been translated by the highly experienced Helen Constantine, whose work has appeared in Penguin Classics, and whose earlier collection, Paris Tales has been hugely successful

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