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Boaz Asleep by Victor Hugo

BOAZ ASLEEP (“Booz s’était couché.”) by Victor Hugo Translation by BP. ALEXANDER [original French is below the English] from Hugo’s volume of poems, La Légende des siècles collected in Poems by Victor Hugo, 1888 {Bk. II. vi.} At work within … Continue reading

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Victor Hugo Poem Read Aloud

Listen to one of Victor Hugo’s poems in French (Demain dès l’aube), read aloud by Lorenzo Diprossimo. If you want to read the English translation, it scrolls along the bottom–this is easiest to view if you click the button in … Continue reading

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Band version of La Marseillaise with lyrics

Here is a band version of the French national anthem La Marseillaise, with the words for the first verse and chorus repeated three times. Other World Literature (E5) videos

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La Marseillaise sung by Placido Domingo

Listen to the French national anthem, La Marseillaise, sung by Placido Domingo in this video below. Other World Literature (E5) videos

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