In which I make a confession, apologise to books I failed to appreciate properly, and write a letter to my past self. Continue reading “A Confession, an Apology, and a Letter”
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In this video, I talk about which of two very different translations of Victor Hugo’s Les Miserables I prefer/recommend.
This is a literary analysis blog, which isn’t quite the same as a book review blog. And yet, I was about to write a book review, because I needed to have my say. And it still wound up being kind of an analysis, because that’s just what I do.
Disclaimer: Obviously, this will contain some spoilers. (But not really, if you’re familiar with Les Miserables). If you’re worried, skip down to the last heading.
He was trembling. The glory was heading straight for him. “Oh, my God!” he thought. “I’ll never have time to strike a pose!”