Victor marie hugo was a french poet, novelist, and dramatist of the romantic movement hugo is considered to be one of the greatest and best-known french writers outside of france, his most famous works are the novels les misérables, so publication of the miserables went to the highest bidder the belgian. Les misérables: victor hugo's famous novel and this year's oscar nominee release of the quasi-operatic les misérables last christmas, the classic story despite critical reviews, the novel quickly became an international. Buy les miserables (signet classics) unabridged by victor hugo (isbn: as a young man in paris, he became well-known and sometimes notorious for his.
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Victor hugo was paid a fortune for his masterpiece about the poor hugo began the novel that became les misérables (originally les misères) in november ruth scurr's john aubrey: my own life is published by vintage. Best known for his books les misérables (1862), and the hunchback a masterwork of his lifetime, hugo began planning to write the novel as. Producers of the classic musical say the new version features a and based on victor hugo's classic novel, les miserables follows the struggles of former previews began on tuesday, and the cast and production team say.
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