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Cruel Tales
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Oxford Univ Pr
Publication date June 1, 1985
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780192816962
ISBN-10 0192816969
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Published in Great Britain
Original list price $5.95
Other format details university press
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Stories by the nineteenth-century French writer provide an ironic look at an unpublished author, the occult, language, religious life, morality, the commercialization of art, and the arrogance of science
Amazon.com description: Product Description: This collection of 27 stories is the only edition available in English. Villiers was much admired by contemporaries such as Yeats and Verlaine. Some of these tales are exotic and mythical while others convey a picture of glittering Paris life. The text and introduction of this edition were previously published in the Oxford Library of French Classics.

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