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Title:Le Horla Et Autres Nouvelles Fantastiques
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Le Horla Et Autres Nouvelles Fantastiques by Guy de Maupassant

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Le Horla Et Autres Nouvelles Fantastiques Le narrateur m ne une vie tranquille dans sa maison au bord de la Seine en Normandie lorsque d tranges ph nom nes commencent se produire C est la carafe d eau sur sa table de nuit qui est bue des objets qui disparaissent ou se brisent une fleur cueillie par une main invisible Peu peu le narrateur acquiert la certitude qu un tre surnaturel et immat riel vit chez lui se nourrit de ses provisions Pire encore cet tre qu il baptise le Horla a tout pouvoir sur lui un pouvoir grandissant S il quitte sa maison ce pouvoir dispara t mais bient t il ne peut plus sortir de chez lui il est prisonnier D o vient cet esprit Du Horla ou de l homme l un des deux doit p rir .

Le Horla comme les contes fantastiques crits par Maupassant la fin de sa vie alors qu il sombrait dans la folie joue d licieusement avec nos nerfs en traitant de th mes tr s actuels comme l angoisse la hantise du suicide la peur de l invisible i C line Darner Ce texte fait r f rence une dition puis e ou non disponible de ce titre i i i

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Pierre et Jean, Le Horla et autres nouvelles fantastiques, Une vie, The Complete Short Stories of Guy de Maupassant, Part One, Bel-Ami, The Necklace, The Horla, The Necklace and Other Stories: Maupassant for Modern Times, Selected Short Stories, Boule de Suif (21 contes)
A Parisian civil servant turned prot g of Flaubert Guy de Maupassant is considered not only one of the greatest short story writers in all of French literature but also a pioneer of psychological realism and modernism who helped define the form Credited with influencing the likes of Chekhov Maugham Babel and O Henry Maupassant had at the time of his death at the age of forty two written six novels and some three hundred short stories Yet in English Maupassant has curiously remained unappreciated by modern readers due to outdated translations that render his prose in an archaic literal style br br br In this bold new translation Sandra Smith the celebrated translator of Irene Nemirovsky s em Suite Francaise em brings us twenty eight of Maupassant s essential stories and two novellas in lyrical yet accessible language that brings Maupassant into vibrant English In addition to her sparkling translation Smith also imposes a structure that captures the full range of Maupassant s work Dividing the collection into three sections that reflect his predominant themes nineteenth century French society the Franco Prussian War of and the supernatural Smith creates an arrangement suggesting a culture of relation of structure of completion Richard Howard br br br In Tales of French Life we see Maupassant explore the broad swath of French society not just examining the lives of the affluent as was customary for writers in his day In the title story of the collection The Necklace Maupassant crafts a devastating portrait of misplaced ambition and ruin in the emerging middle class br br br The stories in Tales of War emerge from Maupassant s own experiences in the devastating Franco Prussian War and create a portrait of that disastrous conflict that few modern readers have ever encountered This section features Maupassant s most famous novella Boule de Suif br br br The last section Tales of the Supernatural delves into the occult and the bizarre While certain critics may attribute some of these stories and morbid fascination as the product of the author s fevered mind and possible hallucinations induced by late stage syphilis they echo the gothic horror of Poe as well as anticipate the eerie fiction of H P Lovecraft br br br The result takes readers from marriage family and the quotidian details of life to the disasters of war and nationalism then to the gothic and beyond allowing us to appreciate Maupassant in an idiom that matches our own times em The Necklace and Other Stories em enables us to appreciate Maupassant as the progenitor of the modern short story and as a writer vastly ahead of his time, contes br br Le horla br Un fou br La folle br Lettre d un fou br La peur, This volume contains of Maupassant s classic stories Boule de Suif In the Spring The Graveyard Sisterhood Madame Tellier s Establishment A Ruse An Old Man Rust Two Friends The Jewels The Conservatory The Matter with Andr My Uncle Jules A Duel The Convert In the Bedroom Regret The decoration The Piece of String The Model The Hand Idyll Mother Savage Guillemot Rock Imprudence The Signal In the Woods The Devil The Horla The Mask and Mouche A fair selection of the master s short story output Roger Colet has written the introduction for the Penguin Classic edition, No description available