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The Princess Hoppy, or, The tale of Labrador

by Jacques Roubaud

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Published by Dalkey Archive Press, Illinois State University in Normal, IL .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Fairy tales -- France.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Other titlesPrincess Hoppy., Tale of Labrador.
      StatementJacques Roubaud ; translated by Bernard Hœpffner.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ2678.O77 P7513 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination132 p. :
      Number of Pages132
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1410275M
      ISBN 101564780325
      LC Control Number93018995
      OCLC/WorldCa28426265

      Kirkus Reviews, J , review of The Princess Hoppy, or the Tale of the Labrador,p. Library Journal, March 1, , Michael Rogers, review of Hortense Is Abducted, p. Modern Language Review, July, , Robin Buss, review of Le Vieillesse d'Alexandre: essai sur quelques états récents du vers français, pp. The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging (where packaging is applicable). Packaging should be the same as what is found in a retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in .

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        In the following I refer to the original French version. The English translation by Bernard Hoepffner, The Princess Hoppy or, The Tale of Labrador, could not do justice to Roubaud's ingenious and witty constraints overlapping each other in many cases. The play on words conte/comte du Labrador gives in English tale/tail of Labrador, for. Toad Of Toad Hall A Play From Kenneth Grahame's Book 'the Wind In The Willows.' Toad Of - $ Wind From Willows.' Of Grahame's Toad Toad In 'the The A Play Hall Book Kenneth In Toad Toad Hall A Wind Book Kenneth Grahame's Play Of The Willows.' From 'the Toad Of Toad.


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