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Les Misérables
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  • It also had weird echoes of Les Miserables, which she recalled …. oh, so well.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • A Les Miserables poster was nailed to the wall behind Andrews next to a topographical map of the U.S. A pot of tomato plants basked in the sun on the windowsill.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  The Kite Runner
  • That Les Miserables sure was a funny book.
    Alex Flinn  --  Beastly
  • It was a ragged copy of Les Miserables, that book which caught the fancy of the Confederate soldiers.
    Margaret Mitchell  --  Gone with the Wind

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  • Les Miserables.
    Michael Shaara  --  The Killer Angels
  • He has also enjoyed considerable success on Broadway, backing such hits as Les Miserables and Phantom of the Opera and producing the award-winning Gershwin musical Crazy for You.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  The Tipping Point
  • LETTER TO M. DAELLI Publisher of the Italian translation of Les Miserables in Milan.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • They had a leisurely, wonderful meal, and afterward Theresa took Garrett to Les Misérables, which was currently showing in Boston.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  Message in a Bottle
  • In real life, Will asked me what I thought of Victor Hugo’s political views in Les Miserables, and I answered him, though I don’t remember what I said.
    Alex Flinn  --  Beastly
  • You are right, sir, when you tell me that Les Miserables is written for all nations.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables

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  • This book, Les Miserables, is no less your mirror than ours.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • …earth, and adding the element of human fate to divine destiny; so long as the three great problems of the century— the degradation of man through pauperism, the corruption of woman through hunger, the crippling of children through lack of light— are unsolved; so long as social asphyxia is possible in any part of the world;—in other words, and with a still wider significance, so long as ignorance and poverty exist on earth, books of the nature of Les Miserables cannot fail to be of use.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • In every place where man is ignorant and despairing, in every place where woman is sold for bread, wherever the child suffers for lack of the book which should instruct him and of the hearth which should warm him, the book of Les Miserables knocks at the door and says: "Open to me, I come for you."
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • You write:— "There are Italians, and they are numerous, who say: ’This book, Les Miserables, is a French book.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
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