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Most of les miserables takes place in and around paris during the post-napoleonic reaction of the second half of the nineteenth century (the younger hero, marius, is the grandson of a decorated officer who served napoleon. Les misérables victor hugo technical director maxwell krohn editorial director character list 7 analysis of major characters 11 jean valjean 11 cosette 11. Les misérables is a french historical novel by victor hugo, first published in 1862, that is considered one of the greatest novels of the 19th century in the english-speaking world, the novel is usually referred to by its original french title. Discussion and analysis of characters and themes in victor hugo's les miserables.
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