Notre-Dame De Paris - Oxford World's Classics

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Three extraordinary characters caught in a web of fatal obsession are at the centre of Hugo's novel. The grotesque hunchback Quasimodo, bell-ringer of Notre-Dame, owes his life to the austere archdeacon, Claude Frollo, who in turn is bound by a hopeless passion to the gypsy dancer Esmeralda. She, meanwhile, is bewitched by a handsome, empty-headed officer, but by an unthinking act of kindness wins Quasimodo's selfless devotion. Behind the central figures moves a pageant of picturesque characters, ranging from the cruel, superstitious king, Louis XI, to the underworld of beggars and petty criminals. These disreputable truands' night-time assault on the cathedral is one of the most spectacular set-pieces of Romantic literature. Hugo vividly depicts medieval Paris, where all life is dominated by the massive cathedral. His passionate enthusiasm for Gothic architecture is set within the context of an epic view of mankind's history, to which he attaches even more importance than to

The Hunchback of NotreDame Wikipedia The novels original French title NotreDame de Paris indicates that the cathedral itself is the most significant aspect of the novel both the main setting and the focus of the storys themes The building had fallen into disrepair at the time of ... 'Notre Dame de Paris' was part of the vogue for historical fiction begun by Walter Scott - and in part, was written as a riposte to Quentin Durward, which Hugo had reviewed. It was also inspired in part by anti-clerical Gothic novels such as Lewis's The Monk , but is far more complex psychologically - proto-Dostoevskian at times, especially regarding its incomparable tragic hero. Notre-Dame de Paris by Victor Hugo.

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