Le dernier des Valerii/The Last of the Valerii by Henry James

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Le dernier des Valerii/The Last of the Valerii by Henry James

Parallel Text/Dual Language Paperback, 160 pages

A roman count becomes "infatuated” with the statute of a Greek goddess after discovering it in his villa’s garden in Rome. His obsession grows stronger each day, almost ruining his marriage to his young and beautiful American wife.

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Comte italien, le «dernier des Valerii» épouse une jeune et riche Américaine aussi éprise de sa beauté virile que de son patrimoine, dont les vestiges – statues et sarcophages rongés de moisissures – ornent les jardins de sa villa romaine. Mais le jour où l'on déterre une statue de Junon, la vie du comte est bouleversée...

Traduction de l' anglais : Évelyne Labbé

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Product Description

Le dernier des Valerii/The Last of the Valerii by Henry James

Parallel Text/Dual Language Paperback, 160 pages

A roman count becomes "infatuated” with the statute of a Greek goddess after discovering it in his villa’s garden in Rome. His obsession grows stronger each day, almost ruining his marriage to his young and beautiful American wife.

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Comte italien, le «dernier des Valerii» épouse une jeune et riche Américaine aussi éprise de sa beauté virile que de son patrimoine, dont les vestiges – statues et sarcophages rongés de moisissures – ornent les jardins de sa villa romaine. Mais le jour où l'on déterre une statue de Junon, la vie du comte est bouleversée...

Traduction de l' anglais : Évelyne Labbé

CONTINUE READING
Additional Information
Book Genre Fiction, Short Stories
Book Format Parallel Text
Binding Paperback
Publisher Gallimard (Folio Bilingue)
Number of pages 160
ISBN 9782070346974
Date of Publication 15/05/2008
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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