Découverte du poème

One of the very best poetry textbooks that has ever been published in English for college students. With an emphasis, also, on learning how to do a classic “explication de texte”.

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Dover Introduction to French Poetry: a dual-language book

A decent introduction to French poetry. On the classic side.

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C'est la Vie! A French Reader

A French Reader. Fairly recent (2004). Appropriate for 2nd year students.

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Six Centuries of French Literature

I have never taught with this book.  It is an autographed edition that was donated to my collection.  Useful if you have ever wanted to get a traditional overview of French literature.


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