Industrial-Sized Deals TextBTS15 Shop Women's Handbags Learn more nav_sap_SWP_6M_fly_beacon $5 Albums $5 Off Fire TV Stick Subscribe & Save Shop Popular Services pivdl pivdl pivdl  Amazon Echo Starting at $99 Kindle Voyage Nintendo Digital Games Shop Back to School with Amazon Back to School with Amazon Outdoor Recreation Baby Sale
Masterpieces of French Literature and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more
Condition: Used: Very Good
Comment: ***WITHDRAWN LIBRARY COPY IN EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION*** Library backup copy that appears to have never been used. Bears the library's customary spane label/stamp, otherwise near new. SHIPS IMMEDIATELY FROM AN AMAZON WAREHOUSE! ELIGIBLE FOR FREE PRIME OR SUPER SAVER SHIPPPING!
Access codes and supplements are not guaranteed with used items.
Qty:1
Only 1 left in stock (more on the way).
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com.
Gift-wrap available.
Masterpieces of French Li... has been added to your Cart
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 2 images

Masterpieces of French Literature (Greenwood Introduces Literary Masterpieces) Hardcover – March 30, 2004

1 customer review
ISBN-13: 978-0313314841 ISBN-10: 0313314845

Buy New
Price: $55.00
10 New from $48.26 18 Used from $0.01
Amazon Price New from Used from
Kindle
"Please retry"
Hardcover
"Please retry"
$55.00
$48.26 $0.01
Paperback
"Please retry"
Unknown Binding
"Please retry"
Free Two-Day Shipping for College Students with Amazon Student Free%20Two-Day%20Shipping%20for%20College%20Students%20with%20Amazon%20Student


InterDesign Brand Store Awareness Textbooks
$55.00 FREE Shipping. Only 1 left in stock (more on the way). Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.

Editorial Reviews

Review

"This is an eclectic guide to eight 19th- and 20th-century French novels chosen for being widely considered timeless masterpieces in France and beyond….Students and general readers seeking a thorough understanding of these influential novels will benefit greatly from this outstanding guide. Highly recommended."

-

Library Journal, Starred Review



[M]asterpieces of French Literature is intended as a supplementary guide to aid comprehension and exploration, and not as a substitute for reading the work, nor is it the mechanical dissection and parsing of a Cliff's Notes - the essays here flow with far more depth, insight, and curiosity. Highly recommended for literature and literary studies shelves.

-

Internet Bookwatch/Midwest Book Review

About the Author

MARILYN S. SEVERSON is Professor of European Studies specializing in French in the Department of Foreign Languages and Literature at Seattle Pacific University. She is the author of "James A. Michener: A Critical Companion" (Greenwood, 1996).

NO_CONTENT_IN_FEATURE

Best Books of the Month
Best Books of the Month
Want to know our Editors' picks for the best books of the month? Browse Best Books of the Month, featuring our favorite new books in more than a dozen categories.

Product Details

  • Series: Greenwood Introduces Literary Masterpieces
  • Hardcover: 200 pages
  • Publisher: Greenwood (March 30, 2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0313314845
  • ISBN-13: 978-0313314841
  • Product Dimensions: 0.8 x 6.2 x 9.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 14.4 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,182,650 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

More About the Author

Discover books, learn about writers, read author blogs, and more.

Customer Reviews

5 star
100%
4 star
0%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See the customer review
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Midwest Book Review on October 11, 2004
Format: Hardcover
Masterpieces Of French Literature is a literary analysis written especially to help students better understand eight classic French novels. "The Stranger", "The Plague", "The Three Musketeers", "The Count of Monte Cristo", "Madame Bovary", "The Hunchback of Notre Dame", "Les Miserables", and "The Little Prince" are all examined in terms of narrative style, philosophy, historical relevance, biographical context, and much more. Although brief summaries of the novels are offered, Masterpieces Of French Literature is intended as a supplementary guide to aid comprehension and exploration, and not as a substitute for reading the work, nor is it the mechanical dissection and parsing of a Cliff's Notes - the essays here flow with far more depth, insight, and curiosity. Highly recommended for literature and literary studies shelves.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Set up an Amazon Giveaway

Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Learn more
Masterpieces of French Literature (Greenwood Introduces Literary Masterpieces)
This item: Masterpieces of French Literature (Greenwood Introduces Literary Masterpieces)
Price: $55.00
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com