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AUTHORS: Hirsch/Thompson - ©1992
For intermediate-level students, this anthology is an excellent introduction to French literary masterpieces. Each of the six chapters contains readings from a given century, chosen for popular appeal and linguistic accessibility. The text can be used alone or in conjunction with a grammar review. Authors include Rabelais, Montaigne, de Sévigne, Rousseau, Sand, Beauvoir, and Ionesco.