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The Rhine: A Tour from Paris to Mayence by the Way Aix - La - Chapelle

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Victor Hugo's travel experiences of his journey along the whole length of the Rhine, with an account of its legends, antiquities, and important historical events..

Victor Hugo (1802-1885) was a novelist, poet, and dramatist, and the most important of French Romantic writers. In his preface to his historical play Cromwell (1827) Hugo wrote that romanticism is the liberalism

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Published April 1st 2002 by University Press of the Pacific (first published January 1st 1985)
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دوستانِ گرانقدر، این داستان یا بهتر بگویم افسانهٔ موهوم، مربوط به کلیسایی کهن در شهرِ < اکس لاشاپل> در آلمان میباشد
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در روزگارانِ کهن، مردمِ شهرِ <اکس لاشاپل> تصمیم گرفتند تا کلیسایی بزرگ در آنجا بسازند... زمانی که شش ماه از زمانِ ساخت گذشته بود، پولِ آنها تمام شد و کارگرها دست از کار کشیدند و کلیسا نیمه کاره ماند و پس از مدتی علف هایِ هرز و خرابی سراسرِ آنجا را فرا گرفت
بزرگانِ شهر و نمایندگانِ مجلس، هرچه جلسه گذاشتند و این در و آن در زدند،
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Conjunto de cartas que Victor Hugo envía a su amigo, el artista Louis Boulanger durante sus viajes al Rin (1838-39-40). Reflexiones históricas, filosóficas y políticas con demasiada miga como para exponerlas aquí, (aunque un buen "huguer" ya sabrá por dónde irán los tiros). Catálogo de enclaves míticos y de gran peso histórico que Hugo va presentando y desarrollando, contrastando la grandeza del pasado con la decadencia del presente. Con estos viajes se inspiraría el maestro para escribir el ...more
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Victor Hugo, in full Victor-Marie Hugo (b. February 26, 1802, Besançon, France – d. May 22, 1885, Paris, France), poet, playwrighter, novelist, dramatist, essayist, visual artist, statesman, human rights campaigner, and perhaps the most influential exponent of the Romantic movement in France, who was the most important of the French Romantic writers. Though regarded in France as one of that ...more