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    The Man Who Laughs by Victor Hugo Free PDF book (1910)

    The Man Who Laughs by Victor Hugo Free PDF book (1910) The novel concerns the life of a young nobleman, disfigured as a child on the orders of the king, his protector and companion the vagabond philosopher Ursus and the baby girl he rescues during a storm. The action takes place in England in the late 16th and early 17th century and is famous for the mutilated face – in a permanent laugh – of the hero, Gwynplaine. The book has inspired many artists, dramatists, and film-makers. The inspiration for the Joker’s appearance was the character of Gwynplaine in The Man Who Laughs, a 1928 silent film directed by German…

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    Les Miserables Novel Free PDF Novel (1900) by Victor Hugo Unabridged

    Les Miserables Novel  Free PDF Novel (1900) by Victor Hugo Unabridged (Full Five Volumes)  One of the greatest classic  novels by Victor Hugo  Set in early 19th-century France, Les Misérables is the story of Jean Valjean, a French peasant, and his desire for redemption after serving nineteen years in jail for having stolen a loaf of bread for his sister’s starving child. In Les Misérables, Hugo asserts that love and compassion are the most important gifts one person can give another and that always displaying these qualities should be the most important goal in life. Les Misérables is far more profound than Hugo’s other books, for in it he came…