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Notre-Dame of Paris.

Allan Temko

Notre-Dame of Paris.

by Allan Temko

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Published by Time Incorporated in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Notre-Dame de Paris (Cathedral)

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesTime Reading Program Special Edition
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA5550 N7 T4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 343 p., [16] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages343
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14685884M

      Set in medieval Paris, Victor Hugo's powerful historical romance The Hunchback of Notre-Dame has resonated with succeeding generations ever since its publication in It tells the story of the beautiful gypsy Esmeralda, condemned as a witch /5(24).   But beyond the star-crossed love, Notre Dame is the star of the show. Hugo wrote two chapters just describing it. And he notably set his novel in the s, Notre Dame’s heyday.

    The period of was the most prolific of Hugo’s career with the publishing of one of his most well-known novels “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” and over a dozen other novels and books of poetry. Hugo married his childhood friend Ade Foucher in , and the two had five children together, four of whom lived past infancy. Notre-Dame de Paris is one of those books that requires patience: it is rewarding only after you've read hundreds of pages of set-up. If that sounds like too much to ask from a modern reader, then it's a shame, but I'm glad I did stick with it because this was one of my .

    Notre-Dame underwent major restorations by the French architect Eugène-Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc in the midth century. The popularity of Victor Hugo’s historical novel Notre-Dame de Paris (), wherein the cathedral is the setting, was said to have inspired the renovations. During a restoration campaign in , a fire broke out in the. During the Festival of Fools in Paris, Quasimodo, the hunchback of Notre Dame, is elected the Pope of Fools for being the ugliest person in Paris. He is hoisted on a throne and paraded around Paris by the jeering mob. Pierre Gringoire, a struggling poet and philosopher, tries unsuccessfully to Cited by: 7.


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En ce dimanche de Pâques et sous le feu encore brûlant de lactualité concernant lincendie de Notre-Dame de Paris, ce magnifique témoin de la capitale qui a connu les flammes dans la soirée du 15 avrilun édifice dont Victor Hugo avait écrit un ouvrage, voici le moment venu den parler un peu, malgré les nombreuses critiques élogieuses déjà publiées/5.

I recently read Victor Hugo's Notre Dame de Paris for the first time, and was delighted and moved by the experience. Although it lacks the depth and humanity of Les Miserables, it possesses a grandeur of architectonic structure and an Olympian compassion all its of all, it gives us one of literature's most loving and detailed depictions of a city, rivaled only by Joyce's Dublin in 4/5(K).

“Notre Dame” far beyond what is necessary to give the required color and atmosphere. As a work of art this novel would only be improved by the omission of the chapters on the topography of Paris and the architecture of the cathedral. Yet it cannot be denied that in “Notre Dame” he has written a story of tremendous force and enthralling File Size: KB.

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chapter ii. claude frollo. chapter iii. immanis pecoris custos, immanior ipse. chapter iv. the dog and his master. chapter v. more about claude frollo. chapter vi. unpopularity. book fifth. chapter i. abbas beati martini. chapter ii. The Hunchback of Notre Dame, historical novel by Victor Hugo, originally published in French in as Notre-Dame de Paris (‘Our Lady of Paris’).

Set in Paris during the 15th century, the novel centers on Quasimodo, the deformed bell ringer of Notre-Dame Cathedral, and his unrequited love. A summary of Book 3 in Victor Hugo's Hunchback of Notre Dame. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Hunchback of Notre Dame and what it means.

Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans. The building of the Notre Dame de Paris cathedral started in Pope Alexander III set the first stone after the destruction of old cathedral Saint-Étienne, dating back from the fourth or seventh century.

It had become too old and too small to welcome the ever growing population of Paris at. Ever since Quasimodo called Notre Dame home in Victor Hugo’s famous book “The Hunchback of Notre Dame”, people have been fascinated to see for themselves the backdrop to this timeless story. The belfry houses the largest of Notre-Dame’s ten bells, Emmanuel, 5/5(1).

About Notre-Dame “The wonderful cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris, one of the greatest achievements of European civilization, was on fire. The sight dazed and disturbed us profoundly.

I was on the edge of tears. Something priceless was dying in front of our eyes. The feeling was bewildering, as if the earth was shaking.” —Ken Follett. Notre-Dame De Paris by victor hugo and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at "[A] treasure of a book." (The New Yorker) In this short, spellbinding book, international best-selling author Ken Follett describes the emotions that gripped him when he learned about the fire that threatened to destroy one of the greatest cathedrals in the world - the Notre-Dame de Paris.

Notre Dame de Paris - a majestic cathedral built in the 14th century - is located in the Île de la cité in the heart of the 4th arrondissement.

Even though this monument is very popular with tourists, we cannot forget that it is also a place of worship as it still is the cathedral of the Archdiocese of Paris in. The proceeds from this book, which touches on such things as Victor Hugo's novelistic celebration of Notre-Dame and Charles De Gaulle's celebrated Te Deum there on the liberation of Paris from Nazi occupation, are being earmarked for the restoration, another space launch-worthy mustering of our better angels.4/4(4).

The famous book by Victor Hugo is more relevant than ever when it comes to the recent events at the cathedral. It reminds us almost two centuries later that the has already been saved and rebuilt before. When it came out in and was a major literary success, The Hunchback of Notre Dame the news and attention it created at the time brought attention to.

One of the first great novels of the Romantic era, Victor Hugo's The Hunchback of Notre Dame has thrilled generations of readers with its powerfully melodramatic story of Quasimodo, the deformed hunchback who lives in the bell tower of medieval Paris's most famous and hated by all, Quasimodo is looked after by Dom Claude Frollo, a stern, cold priest who ignores the Cited by: 7.

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