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Cinq Mars

  [english | 1867]  

Alfred De Vigny


Excerpts: [... singular declaration made by Chateaubriand to Joubert, while relating the details of a nocturnal voyage: The moon shone upon me in a slender crescent, ...... who never quitted the side of the late King, he feels that he is unable to move those statues of iron, and that to do it would require the hand of ...... Fournier, who took a note of the information. Don't you know them, ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | romanceDownloads: 297

Cinq Mars Une Conjuration Sous Louis Xiii

  [french | 1826]  

Alfred De Vigny


Summary: [En1639 au chteau de Chaumont en Touraine le jeune marquis Henri dEffiat prend cong de sa mre et de la princesse Marie de Gonzague duchesse de Mantoue quil aime et dont il est aim. Impressionn par les propos du marchal de Bassompierre sur les qualits et la fidlit des nobles il sinsurge contre larrestation du mme marchal par les sbires de Richelieu. En allant au sige de Perpignan pour tre prsent au ...]
Genres: [fiction | historical | romanceDownloads: 449

Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Cinq Mars Entire

  [english | ]  

Alfred De Vigny


Excerpts: [... the first comer at the wish of their patron. The pages wrote letters from the outline previously given them by the Cardinal, and after ...... one as a master, overwhelming the assassin whom he pays with his utter scorn the other as a slave, resigned to all the humiliation by which he ...... of affairs. On the contrary, feeling that he had the eyes of the whole court upon him, Louis ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 215

Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Cinq Mars V1

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Alfred De Vigny


Excerpts: [... Lamartine, and Victor Hugo, a lyric sun, a philosophic poet, later, perhaps in consequence of the Revolution of 1830, becoming a Symbolist. ...... in the imprecations of 'Samson', and in the 'Destinees', the majestic simplicity of the most beautiful Hebraic verse. Moreover, the ...... on toward greater things, we had stopped a moment to cast up the account of our youth and its ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 115

Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Cinq Mars V2

  [english | ]  

Alfred De Vigny


Excerpts: [... La torture interroge, et la douleur repond. RAYNOURARD, Les Templiers. The continuous interest ...... resounded from a thousand menacing voices and terrified the judges within. They are gone they have taken him away! cried a man who ...... of honor, and far removed from the black thoughts which hatred and ambition arouse in the heart of man, he could not conceive that such wrong ......]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Cinq Mars V3

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Alfred De Vigny


Excerpts: [... the soul, like the lion in the fable, wearied with the continual attacks of the gnat, earnestly desires a mightier enemy and real danger. Cinq-Mars ...... without coming in contact, in the middle of the arena at that instant, six pistol-shots were heard almost together, and the smoke covered ...... the two largest pieces, all reached pell-mell a strip of land at the foot of the ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Cinq Mars V4

  [english | ]  

Alfred De Vigny


Excerpts: [... occult changes from which, in monarchies without firm foundation, terrible overthrows and long and bloody dissensions arise. To enlighten ...... to make him duke and peer. It is much talked of but he still hesitates. We must decide that by our movement this evening. The will of the people! ...... carriage is this which thus crushes foot-passengers? cried the cloakmen, all at once. ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Cinq Mars V5

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Alfred De Vigny


Excerpts: [... my secret intentions you have imparted to me noble designs (I remember them), high political conceptions. They are brilliant, they are grand, ...... over the face of Cinq-Mars. He turned pale and red twice and the veins of his forehead rose like blue lines drawn by an invisible hand. ...... he endeavored to read passed brilliant processions, victorious armies, or nations ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 190

Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Cinq Mars V6

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Alfred De Vigny


Excerpts: [... a man while they kill him. Oh, what blood I have had on my hands! God forgive them!-if that be possible. They make me hold his head, and the ...... the mad-woman. He recoiled. The judge! she said, as she entered and she fell prostrate on the cold ground. Jacques had already ...... iron? Here Houmain, rising between them, laughing and staggering, said to the judge, slapping him on ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 220

Servitude Et Grandeur Militaires

  [french | 1884]  

Alfred De Vigny


Excerpts: [... s'avanait grandi par l'exaltation franaise que les divisions successives des trois puissances entre elles et des gnraux franais entre eux l'avaient ...... imposes une ambition borne, et l'impossibilit d'accumuler des richesses, produisent des vertus qui sont plus rares dans les classes libres et actives. En ...... auriez ri de nous voir comme trois imbciles, ne sachant pas ce que ...]
Genres: [warDownloads: 402

Stello

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Alfred De Vigny


Summary: [Bibliography: p. lxv]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 426