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The Devil's Pool and Other Stories free pdf Newly translated into English, "The Devil's Pool" is the most popular of George Sand's novellas and her best-selling work in France today. Illustrating Sand's brevity, liveliness, and exemplary storytelling, the tale deals with many of her characteristic themes--the relations between the sexes, the plight of the underprivileged, and the role of fantasy in human life--making it an ideal introduction to her work. Also included are translations of two of Sand's most admired short stories, "Lavinia" and "The Unknown God," as well as various relevant essays and documents.

About George Sand

E. H. Blackmore, A. M. Blackmore, and Francine Giguere are freelance writers and translators. Their previous collaborative translations include Five Comedies by George Sand, also published by SUNY Press, and Twelve Plays by Alfred de Musset. The Blackmores have also coedited and cotranslated Selected Poems of Victor Hugo- The Major Epics of Victor Hugo- and (with James McGowan and Martin Sorrell) Six French Poets of the Nineteenth Century.

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Author : George Sand
Publisher : State University of New York Press
Data Published : 01 July 2004
ISBN : 0791461505
EAN : 9780791461501
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 197 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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