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Victor Hugo Resources

Victor Hugo Resources

Victor Hugo (1802-1885) was a beloved and enduring French novelist, playwright, and poet. His classic book Les Misérables inspired the stage musical of the same name. Learn more about Hugo through these writings available...

Victor Hugo: A Persuasive Letter Regarding John Brown

Victor Hugo: A Persuasive Letter Regarding John Brown

Victor Hugo, the 19th century French Romantic writer who authored Les Misérables, was deeply concerned with questions of justice and mercy. His letter to the editor of the London News is an excellent example of a persuasive letter....