Harold et Maude/Harold and Maude by Colin Higgins

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Harold et Maude/Harold and Maude by Colin Higgins

Parallel Text/Dual Language Paperback, 340 pages

Harold is a young man obsessed with death that regularly stages elaborate fake suicides, and attends strangers’ funerals as a hobby. During one of these he meets 79 year old Maude who shares his hobby. Entranced by her quirky outlook on life Harold starts seeing the world differently, to become a brighter and carefree person like Maude. After learning how to play the banjo he delivers some of the most shocking news his mother, therapist and priest could have ever even thought of...

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Harold a dix-neuf ans et vit avec l'idée de la mort. Son obsession macabre le conduit à assister aux enterrements. Maude a soixante-dix-neuf ans, elle est amoureuse de la vie, des hommes et du monde entier. Lorsque la vieille dame indigne rencontre le jeune homme solitaire, c'est le début d'une histoire d'amour aussi folle que passionnée. Un roman excentrique, véritable hymne à la vie.

Préface : Yann Yvinec

Traduction de l' anglais : Jane Fillion

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Product Description

Harold et Maude/Harold and Maude by Colin Higgins

Parallel Text/Dual Language Paperback, 340 pages

Harold is a young man obsessed with death that regularly stages elaborate fake suicides, and attends strangers’ funerals as a hobby. During one of these he meets 79 year old Maude who shares his hobby. Entranced by her quirky outlook on life Harold starts seeing the world differently, to become a brighter and carefree person like Maude. After learning how to play the banjo he delivers some of the most shocking news his mother, therapist and priest could have ever even thought of...

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Harold a dix-neuf ans et vit avec l'idée de la mort. Son obsession macabre le conduit à assister aux enterrements. Maude a soixante-dix-neuf ans, elle est amoureuse de la vie, des hommes et du monde entier. Lorsque la vieille dame indigne rencontre le jeune homme solitaire, c'est le début d'une histoire d'amour aussi folle que passionnée. Un roman excentrique, véritable hymne à la vie.

Préface : Yann Yvinec

Traduction de l' anglais : Jane Fillion

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Additional Information
Book Genre Fiction, Short Stories
Book Format Parallel Text
Binding Paperback
Publisher Gallimard (Folio Bilingue)
Number of pages 304
ISBN 9782070393367
Date of Publication 24/10/1995
Language French
Level Intermediate
Media Type Book
Key Benefits
  • Famous works of English literature with French translation on facing page
  • Full unabridged parallel text in English and French
  • Dual language: complete word-for-word translation in French on facing page
  • Each book comes with lavish illustrations and photos associated with the work and the author
  • Convenient paperback format makes key works of foreign literature accessible to the intermediate language learner.
  • Perfect for learning on the move as there's no need to take a dictionary
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