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Product Description: Paris Street Tales is the third volume of a trilogy of translated stories set in Paris. The previous two editions are Paris Tales, in which each story is associated with one of the twenty arrondissements, and Paris Metro Tales, in which the twenty-two stories are related to a trip around the Paris Metro...read more
By Helen Constantine (editor)

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9780198736790 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Paris Street Tales is the third volume of a trilogy of translated stories set in Paris.

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Product Description: 'For certain men the stronger their desire, the less likely they are to act.'With his first glimpse of Madame Arnoux, Frederic Moreau is convinced he has found his romantic destiny, but when he pursues her to Paris the young student is unable to translate his passion into decisive action...read more
By Patrick Coleman (introduced by), Helen Constantine (trans) and Gustave Flaubert

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9780199686636 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 1, 2016, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: 'For certain men the stronger their desire, the less likely they are to act.

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Product Description: Presenting stories which represent each layer of the city of Moscow, from the centre of power to the outer rings of desolate estates and tumbledown shacks, this fascinating collection offers a lively and varied portrait in fiction of Russia's mysterious capital city...read more
By Helen Constantine (editor) and Sasha Dugdale (trans)

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9780199559893 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 1, 2013, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Presenting stories which represent each layer of the city of Moscow, from the centre of power to the outer rings of desolate estates and tumbledown shacks, this fascinating collection offers a lively and varied portrait in fiction of Russia's mysterious capital city.

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Product Description: The buzzing life of bars, warm evenings by the Manzanares river, the subterranean terrors of the Metro, icy winters and hot, empty summers, student days in the sixties, the ruthless underworld of the city's mafia - this captivating anthology reflects the character of Madrid and the lives of the madrilenos, as its inhabitants are called, in all their splendid variety...read more

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9780199583270 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 2012, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The buzzing life of bars, warm evenings by the Manzanares river, the subterranean terrors of the Metro, icy winters and hot, empty summers, student days in the sixties, the ruthless underworld of the city's mafia - this captivating anthology reflects the character of Madrid and the lives of the madrilenos, as its inhabitants are called, in all their splendid variety.

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Product Description: Following Helen Constantine's highly successful Paris Tales, Paris Metro Tales offers 22 remarkable short stories set throughout Paris--all connected by the underground tunnels of its famed Metro. The journey begins at the Gare du Nord, stops at 20 underground stations along the way, and ends at Lamarck-Caulaincourt, each story corresponding to one of the 20 arrondissements of Paris...read more

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9780199579808 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 1, 2011, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Following Helen Constantine's highly successful Paris Tales, Paris Metro Tales offers 22 remarkable short stories set throughout Paris--all connected by the underground tunnels of its famed Metro.

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Product Description: If you've never been to Paris, here is your chance to experience it; if you have been there, here is your chance to return. Here are stories as varied as the regions of France themselves-dramatic, tragic, comic, poetic, ghostly, satirical-from writes both famous and obscure...read more

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9780199740659 | Pck edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 26, 2009), cover price $39.94 | About this edition: If you've never been to Paris, here is your chance to experience it; if you have been there, here is your chance to return.

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Product Description: If there is one city that captures the tragedy and euphoria of the twentieth century, it is Berlin. The scene of socialist revolution and Nazi oppression, invaded and occupied, divided and blockaded, it rose again after German reunification to become a thriving global cultural center...read more
By Helen Constantine (editor)

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9780199559381 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 17, 2009, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: If there is one city that captures the tragedy and euphoria of the twentieth century, it is Berlin.

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Product Description: Fiction is much more enlightening about a country and its people than are statistics, and if we want to find out and understand what a nation is really like, we must read its literature. In French Tales, Helen Constantine offers a panoramic view of French society and culture as seen through its short fiction, ranging through all twenty-two regions of France and featuring the work of an engaging collection of writers...read more

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9780199217489 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 2008, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Fiction is much more enlightening about a country and its people than are statistics, and if we want to find out and understand what a nation is really like, we must read its literature.

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Two former lovers embark on a game of seduction and manipulation to bring amusement to their jaded existences. While the Marquise de Merteuil challenges the Vicomte de Valmont to seduce an innocent girl, the Vicomte is also occupied with the conquest of a married woman. But the consequences prove to be more serious, than they could have guessed.

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9780140449570 | New edition (Penguin Classics, October 30, 2007), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Two former lovers embark on a game of seduction and manipulation to bring amusement to their jaded existences.

By Helen Constantine (editor)

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9780192805744 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 9, 2004, cover price $19.99

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