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By Rómulo Gallegos

Publicada por primera vez en 1929, este clásico de los angeles literatura venezolana y latinoamericana narra el apasionado triángulo amoroso entre Santos Luzardo, doña Bárbara y su hija, Marisela. Cuando el abogado Santos Luzardo vuelve a Los Llanos de Apure para reclamar las tierras de su familia, descubre que éstas están en mano de su déspota prima doña Bárbara, que las dirige con mano de hierro y malas artes. los angeles decisión de Santos de luchar por lo que es suyo y l. a. aparición de l. a. hija de doña Bárbara abrirán antiguas heridas y revelarán el trágico pasado de doña Bárbara. El conflicto que se producirá desestabilizará l. a. hacienda y cambiará todo para siempre. Más allá de su ardiente historia, Doña Bárbara simboliza los angeles lucha entre dos fuerzas, el bien y el mal; l. a. civilización y l. a. barbarie; el mundo de ayer y el de mañana. Una historia common de amor, seducción y violentas pasiones.

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She later became a monarchist of convenience, while her lover was conspiring against the Emperor Napoleon. Hugo opposed the death penalty (the uncompromising solution par excellence for crime), not only because of the influence of his older friend Charles Nodier, but also because, as a small child, he had seen the severed heads of freedom fighters in Spain and Italy nailed to church doors by the troops commanded by his father, General Hugo, charged with suppressing independence movements in those countries.

The play Cromwell is published: its famous preface proposes a Romantic aesthetic that contrasts the sublime with the grotesque, in emulation of Shakespeare. Hugo declares his independence from the conservative, divine-right royalists. 1828 General Lȳopold Hugo dies unexpectedly on January 29. Hugo舗s third child, Franȱois-Victor, is born. 1829 Hugo舗s prodigious literary output includes the picturesque verse collection Les Orientales, the tale Le Dernier Jour d舖un condamnȳ d mort (The Last Day of a Condemned Man), opposing capital punishment, and the historical play Marion de Lorme, censored by the French monarchy because it portrays the sixteenth-century ruler Franȱois I as a degenerate.

The Story Hugo already had composed a version of his masterpiece, first entitled Les MisȲres, between 1845 and 1848, during the height of his activity in the House of Peers. During fourteen months of intense activity between 1860 and 1862, Hugo expanded this original version by 60 percent. Les Misȳrables embeds the story of a poor workman in a vast mythic-historical context. It tells of the fall and redemption of Jean Valjean, a young tree pruner in the region of Paris, the sole support of his widowed sister and her seven children.

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