Tag Archives: Victor Hugo

Another Preliminary Chapter: The Comprachicos

The next chapter is more preliminary parts about the Comprachicos. Comprachicos are child-buyers. This term was coined by Victor Hugo. The Comprachicos also disfigure the children. They whole thing is very cruel but this all set-up for understand the character. … Continue reading

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The Man who laughs Preliminary Chapter: Ursus 1-4

Part 1 The book starts off with preliminary chapters, no idea what will come of these chapters but the first one, which is in four parts, is about a dude name Ursus and this wolf named Homo. This part mainly … Continue reading

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New Book Series!

I have decided to do another blog series on reading a book and since this blog is on The Hunchback of Notre Dame it is only fitting that it should be by Victor Hugo. I was thinking of reading Les … Continue reading

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Funniest parts in the Hunchback of Notre Dame

This was a list I originally made as a Squidoo lens but Squidoo is now defunct and it just didn’t seem like a page for Hubpages, not sure why though but I think it just better suited for the blog, … Continue reading

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Project Re-Read! Book 7 Chapters 7 & 8

Book 7, Chapter 7, The Specter Monk I find this chapter silly and I think it’s meant to be so, people forget how silly this book can be because of the ending. Basically Frollo, in creepy monk form falls Phoebus. … Continue reading

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Project Re-Read! Book 5 Chapters 1 & 2

Book 5, Chapter 1, Abbas Beati Martini In this chapter Frollo gets visitors. One is the King’s doctor and the other is hiding his identity. They debate and Frollo defends alchemy and says that the printing press will kill architecture. … Continue reading

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Project Re-Read! Book 3 Chapters 1 and 2

Only two chapters today but trust me two is enough. @@ Book 3, Chapter 1, Notre-Dame This is a lovely chapter to read. Hugo’s descriptions are musical. He talks about how time has stole from Notre Dame but has also … Continue reading

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Notre Dame’s mark on Hugo

  It’s true that Notre Dame owes a lot of its cultural significance to Victor Hugo and his novel but Notre Dame didn’t just sit there and let Hugo’s imagination work with out her influence. One story goes is that … Continue reading

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Notre Dame in the 1800’s

By the early 1800’s Notre Dame was in a sad state. The local government thought about tearing it down. Then, in 1804, Napoleon decided it was the perfect place for his coronation, which gave the gave the old girl a … Continue reading

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Victor Hugo Gala

This video is from the Victor Hugo Musical Gala. It features Nadia Bel, Matt Laurent, Robert Marien, Bruno Pelletier, Richard Charest, Sophie Tremblay all singing Le Temps des Cathédrales. Follow thehunchblog Tweet

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