The Western Canon V: Literature from France

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The Song of Roland (Penguin Classics)
1.  The Song of Roland (Penguin Classics) by Anonymous
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Yvain: The Knight of the Lion
2.  Yvain: The Knight of the Lion by Burton Raffel
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The Lais of Marie de France (Penguin Classics)
3.  The Lais of Marie de France (Penguin Classics) by de France Marie
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The Poems of François Villon
4.  The Poems of François Villon by François Villon
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Gargantua and Pantagruel (Penguin Classics)
5.  Gargantua and Pantagruel (Penguin Classics) by Francois Rabelais
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The Heptameron (Penguin Classics)
6.  The Heptameron (Penguin Classics) by Marguerite, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of Navarre
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Lyrics of the French Renaissance: Marot, Du Bellay, Ronsard
7.  Lyrics of the French Renaissance: Marot, Du Bellay, Ronsard by Clément Marot
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The Cid, Cinna, The Theatrical Illusion (Penguin Classics)
8.  The Cid, Cinna, The Theatrical Illusion (Penguin Classics) by Pierre Corneille
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The Complete Fables of Jean de La Fontaine
9.  The Complete Fables of Jean de La Fontaine by Jean de La Fontaine
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The Misanthrope, Tartuffe, and Other Plays (Oxford World's Classics)
10.  The Misanthrope, Tartuffe, and Other Plays (Oxford World's Classics) by Moliere
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Don Juan: and Other Plays (Oxford World's Classics)
11.  Don Juan: and Other Plays (Oxford World's Classics) by Moliere
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Britannicus, Phaedra, Athaliah (Oxford World's Classics)
12.  Britannicus, Phaedra, Athaliah (Oxford World's Classics) by Jean Racine
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The Complete Fairy Tales (Oxford World's Classics)
13.  The Complete Fairy Tales (Oxford World's Classics) by Charles Perrault
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Candide, Zadig and Selected Stories
14.  Candide, Zadig and Selected Stories by Francoise M. Devoltaire
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The Princesse de Cleves (Penguin Classics)
15.  The Princesse de Cleves (Penguin Classics) by Madame de La Fayette
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The Figaro Trilogy: The Barber of Seville, The Marriage of Figaro, The Guilty Mother (Oxford World's Classics)
16.  The Figaro Trilogy: The Barber of Seville, The Marriage of Figaro, The Guilty Mother (Oxford World's Classics) by David Coward
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Jacques the Fatalist (Oxford World's Classics)
17.  Jacques the Fatalist (Oxford World's Classics) by Denis Diderot
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Rameau's Nephew and D'Alembert's Dream (Penguin Classics)
18.  Rameau's Nephew and D'Alembert's Dream (Penguin Classics) by Denis Diderot
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Dangerous Liaisons (Les Liaisons Dangereuses)
19.  Dangerous Liaisons (Les Liaisons Dangereuses) by Choderlos De Laclos
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Les Miserables (Barnes & Noble Classics)
20.  Les Miserables (Barnes & Noble Classics) by Victor Hugo
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Pere Goriot (Norton Critical Editions)
21.  Pere Goriot (Norton Critical Editions) by Burton Raffel
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The Red and the Black (Penguin Classics)
22.  The Red and the Black (Penguin Classics) by Stendhal
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Madame Bovary (Penguin Classics)
23.  Madame Bovary (Penguin Classics) by Gustave Flaubert
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Sentimental Education: The Story of a Young Man (Classic Reprint)
24.  Sentimental Education: The Story of a Young Man (Classic Reprint) by Douglas Parmee
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Flowers of Evil and Other Works/Les Fleurs du Mal et Oeuvres Choisies : A Dual-Language Book (Dover Foreign Language Study Guides) (English and French Edition)
25.  Flowers of Evil and Other Works/Les Fleurs du Mal et Oeuvres Choisies : A Dual-Language Book (Dover Foreign Language Study Guides) (English and French Edition) by Charles Baudelaire
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Rimbaud: Complete Works, Selected Letters, a Bilingual Edition
26.  Rimbaud: Complete Works, Selected Letters, a Bilingual Edition by Wallace Fowlie
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The Penguin Book of French Poetry: 1820-1950; With Prose Translations (Penguin Classics)
27.  The Penguin Book of French Poetry: 1820-1950; With Prose Translations (Penguin Classics) by Various
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Germinal (Oxford World's Classics)
28.  Germinal (Oxford World's Classics) by Emile Zola
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The Count of Monte Cristo (Penguin Classics)
29.  The Count of Monte Cristo (Penguin Classics) by Alexandre Dumas père
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In Search of Lost Time: Proust 6-pack (Proust Complete)
30.  In Search of Lost Time: Proust 6-pack (Proust Complete) by Marcel Proust
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The Counterfeiters: A Novel
31.  The Counterfeiters: A Novel by Andre Gide
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The Plague
32.  The Plague by Stuart Gilbert
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Camus: The Stranger (A Student Guide: Landmarks of World Literature)
33.  Camus: The Stranger (A Student Guide: Landmarks of World Literature) by Patrick McCarthy
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Journey to the End of the Night
34.  Journey to the End of the Night by Ralph Manheim
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Rhinoceros and Other Plays
35.  Rhinoceros and Other Plays by Eugene Ionesco
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Memoirs of Hadrian (FSG Classics)
36.  Memoirs of Hadrian (FSG Classics) by Marguerite Yourcenar
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Nausea
37.  Nausea by Jean-Paul Sartre
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The Little Prince
38.  The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
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