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Artists Wives

  [english | 1890]  

Alphonse Daudet


Summary: [Artists Wives by Alphonse Daudet. Notoriety faithfulness gossip love and style are Alphonse Daudet s subjects in these little-known stories about the strained relations between artists and their spouses. Daudet known as the French Dickens has an unerring eye for that eternal triangle-artist husband model wife and fickle fame. Alphonse Daudet 1840-1897 was part of the French naturalist group of ...]
Genres: [short story | fiction and literature | artDownloads: 390

Cartas De Mi Molino

  [spanish | 1911]  

Alphonse Daudet


Summary: [Letters from My Windmill is a collection of short stories by Alphonse Daudet first published in its entirety in 1869. Some of the stories had been published earlier in newspapers or journals such as Le Figaro and LEvenement as early as 1865. The stories are all told by the author in the first person typically addressing a Parisian reader. The author having relocated his home from Paris recounts ...]
Genres: [short story collectionDownloads: 126

Fromont And Risler

  [english | 1874]  

Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... Fromont, celle qu'il appelait , la femme de son associ'e, la fille de d'efunt Fromont, son ancien patron et son dieu. Il l'avait ...... de sa pr'esence, le grand homme avait une certaine facon de se pencher vers lui pour l''ecouter, de sourire `a ses paroles comme `a celles d'un enfant ...... champs lui faisaient l'effet de fleurs de pauvres, quelque chose dans le ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | romanceDownloads: 390

Fromont And Risler Vol 1

  [english | 1874]  

Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... Bohemian, with poetry for consolation and newspaper work for bread. He had secured a secretaryship with the Duc de Morny, President of the Corps ...... against life, of little feathers fluttering for an opportunity to fly away. But husbands do not see such things as those. Next to Sidonie and Frantz, ...... Risler. And it came about so strangely. For a long time I noticed that she ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 154

Fromont And Risler Vol 2

  [english | 1874]  

Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... and thanked her friend, but wrote down an additional grievance against her in the bottom of her heart. In Claire's circle her welcome was decidedly ...... demanding patience and self-abnegation, of the long rockings when sleep would not come, of the laughing awakenings sparkling with fresh water. No. ...... landowner of the vicinity. This he missed more than anything else, consumed ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 468

Fromont And Risler Vol 3

  [english | 1874]  

Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... would ask his grand-daughter with a cunning leer. Why doesn't he come here oftener.. Claire apologized for Georges, but his continual neglect ...... a sister. In his eyes his brother's wife in no way resembled his former fiancee, and it would have been a crime to recognize in a single feature of ...... waved his arms, talked of killing several fatted calves to celebrate the return ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 294

Fromont And Risler Vol 4

  [english | 1874]  

Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... his sleepless nights, a last terrible scene which he had had with Sidonie, trying to induce her not to give this party on the eve of his downfall, M. ...... had seen from below, like a star fallen from the radiant chandeliers of the ballroom. Reassured by Pere Achille's reply, the honest fellow thought ...... in all the manifestations of that artless nature. Oh. Madame Chorche, ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 193

Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Fromont And Risler Entire

  [english | ]  

Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... and go and sit in the old maid's arbor, dazzling her with the tale of her past splendors. Unluckily, her husband had not the same source of ...... soliloquy, interrupted by sighs and dramatic hiccoughs, overflowing with imprecations against the pitiless, selfish bourgeois, those monsters ...... Planus? I was worsted again at bouillotte last night, and I don't want to send to the ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 74

Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Fromont And Risler V1

  [english | ]  

Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... from fiction to the drama, and it was not until after 1870 that he became fully conscious of his vocation as a novelist, perhaps through the trials ...... somewhat pronounced pleasantries of Grandfather Gardinois, who sat by her side. This Sidonie, on my word! said the good man, with a laugh. ...... creature tell me so this morning to know it. And then I'm forty-two-and she such a ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 175

Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Fromont And Risler V2

  [english | ]  

Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... the ill- defined intuition of a great misfortune, was mingled with her uneasiness for all women have in some degree a kind of second sight, and, ...... adopted the course of ceasing to visit them. In truth, her life would have been lonely and depressing enough, had it not been for the ...... wiping his forehead ostentatiously before his wife, so that she would say: For heaven's ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 113

Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Fromont And Risler V3

  [english | ]  

Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... When he came home in the evening, tired out, shabbily dressed, he must hurry up to his room to dress. We have some people to dinner, ...... she answered: To both. He was a little disconcerted by such self-possession. Then you confess that that man is your lover? ...... her arms around him, while Risler, tactless as usual in his gayety and his enthusiasm, waved his arms, talked of ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 75

Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Fromont And Risler V4

  [english | ]  

Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... The contrast on the first floor was most striking. There was no light visible, with the exception of a little lamp shining through the lilac ...... protect she realized more fully the meaning of the word sacrifice, so vague on careless lips, so serious when it becomes a rule of life. ...... by your wife, and you have arranged with her to benefit by our ruin and your dishonor. Oh! ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 172

Jack

  [english | 1877]  

Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... sur ses jambes nues un regard d'esesp'er'e, comme s'il e^ut maudit dans son coeur lord Peambock et toute l'arm'ee des Indes qui lui valaient d'^etre ...... madame Moronval, n'ee Decost`ere, en redressant sa longue t^ete. Et son mari ajouta qu'il n'admettait au gymnase que des 'etrangers de distinction, ...... on le condamne, ni les coups, ni la honte d'^etre devenu domestique, ni ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 470

Kuninkaita Maanpaossa I

  [english | 1907]  

Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... heikommiksi kuin esim. Flaubertin perusluonteet. Verrattakoon vain Sidonie Chbesi (Fromont nuorempi) Flaubertin kuuluisaan Rva Bovaryyn. Sapho taas, ...... aina rasittaa minua ja pakottaa minun ainaiseksi jttmn elmn sovinnaisuuden huolellisimmin hvitettyjen mielikuvitukseni keksintjen juurelle, sai minut ...... kokoon enk ollut aivan sortunut, kuten vihamieheni olivat toivoneet. ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 451

Kuninkaita Maanpaossa Ii

  [english | 1908]  

Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... nimitet??n jonkun rauhaa ja mukavuutta h?iritsevi? henkil?it? ja asioita. Sellaisia liikeasioita ajavassa toimistossa kuin Tom Lewisin oli, t?ytyi t?llaista ...... Lazaren asemalle, josta t?m? aikoi maalle vaunuissa valtasi h? voimakas tunne, jonka vallassa h?n kiersi k?tens? kaunottaren vy?t?isille ja likisti ...... varten. T??ll? aherteli vanha veijari joko korjaillen tai ...]
Genres: [short story collection | fiction and literatureDownloads: 251

La Belle Nivernaise

  [french | ]  

Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... innocent. Peur des chiens qui rdaient autour de lui peur de la nuit qui venait peur des inconnus qui lui parlaient, et son petit coeur battait ...... dans le brouillard. Louveau gesticulait, parlait seul, prparait un discours. Victor tranait ses souliers dans la crotte. Il se faisait ...... jamais vu de feu depuis qu'il tait n. Ce fut bien une autre joie quand il se trouva table, ...]
Genres: [history | nauticalDownloads: 244

La Belle Nivernaise Histoire Dun Vieux Bateau Et De Son Equipage

  [english | ]  

Alphonse Daudet


Summary: [La Belle Nivernaise Legendes Et Recits French Edition by Alphonse Daudet. La Belle-Nivernaise - Histoire d un vieux bateau et de son equipage. Suivi de L egendes et r ecits Jarjaille chez le bon Dieu - La Figue et le paresseux - Premier habit - Les Trois Messes basses - Le Nouveau maitre]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 403

La Belle Nivernaise Legendes Et Recits

  [french | 1886]  

Alphonse Daudet


Summary: [La Belle-Nivernaise - Histoire d?un vieux bateau et de son quipage.Suivi de Lgendes et rcits : Jarjaille chez le bon Dieu - La Figue et le paresseux - Premier habit - Les Trois Messes basses - Le Nouveau maitre ]
Genres: [fiction | fairy tales folk tales mythology | short storiesDownloads: 296

Le Bon Dieu De Chemille Qui Nest Ni Pour Ni Contre

  [french | 1872]  

Alphonse Daudet


Summary: [Lgende de Touraine]
Genres: [fiction | fairy tales folk tales mythology | short storiesDownloads: 398

Le Cabecilla

  [french | 1873]  

Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... - d'un 'etendard carliste aux franges d'argent. Deux alcarazas 'ebr'ech'es tenaient lieu de burettes, et quand le sacristain Miguel, qui servait la messe, ...... o`u il manquait l'ombre du clo^itre, des yeux petits, noirs, tr`es-brillants, le front travers'e d''enormes veines qui semblaient nouer la pens'ee ...... de f'erocit'e qu'on racontait du cabecilla et qui lui avaient valu ...]
Genres: [fiction | fairy tales folk tales mythology | short storiesDownloads: 199
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