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Les misérables / Victor Hugo ; an unabridged translation by Lee Fahnestock and Norman MacAfee, based on the classic C.E. Wilbour translation ; with an introduction by Lee Fahnestock ; and a new afterword by Chris Bohjalian.

Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885 (author.). Fahnestock, Lee, (translator.). MacAfee, Norman, (translator.). Bohjalian, Chris, 1962- (contributor.). Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885 Based on (expression): Misérables. English (Wilbour) (Added Author). Schönberg, Claude-Michel. Adapted as musical theatre (work): Misérables. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 045141943X : PAP
  • ISBN: 9780451419439 : PAP
  • ISBN: 9780451419439 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 045141943X (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xix, 1468 pages ; 18 cm.
  • Edition: Complete and Unabridged paperback edition; First Signet Classics printing (Bohjalian Afterword).
  • Publisher: New York : Signet Classics, 2013.

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General Note:
"The only complete and unabridged paperback edition"--Cover.
Work originally published: 1862.
"Basis of the magnificent theater musical, with a new afterword by Chris Bohjalian"--Cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 1475-1476).
Summary, etc.:
Story of Jean Valjean, the ex-convict who rises against all odds from galley slave to mayor, and the fanatical police inspector Javert who dedicates his life to recapturing him.
Subject: Ex-convicts > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
France > Social conditions > Fiction.
France > History > July Revolution, 1830 > Fiction.
Paris (France) > Fiction.
Genre: Epic fiction.
Epic fiction.

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