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A Romance of Youth -- Complete By Francois Coppee
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: François Edouard Joachim Coppée (26 January 1842... More > – 23 May 1908) was a French poet and novelist.He was born in Paris to a civil servant. After attending the Lycée Saint-Louis he became a clerk in the ministry of war, and won public favour as a poet of the Parnassian school. His first printed verses date from 1864. In 1869 his first play, Le Passant, was received with approval at the Odéon theatre, and later Fais ce que dois (1871) and Les Bijoux de la délivrance (1872), short poetic dramas inspired by the Franco-Prussian War, were applauded.After holding a post in the library of the senate, Coppée was chosen in 1878 as archivist of the Comédie Française, an office he held till 1884. In that year his election to the Académie française caused him to retire from all public appointments. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fran%C3%A7ois_Copp%C3%A9e< Less
Contes rapides By Francois Coppee
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: François Edouard Joachim Coppée (26 January 1842... More > – 23 May 1908) was a French poet and novelist.He was born in Paris to a civil servant. After attending the Lycée Saint-Louis he became a clerk in the ministry of war, and won public favour as a poet of the Parnassian school. His first printed verses date from 1864. In 1869 his first play, Le Passant, was received with approval at the Odéon theatre, and later Fais ce que dois (1871) and Les Bijoux de la délivrance (1872), short poetic dramas inspired by the Franco-Prussian War, were applauded.After holding a post in the library of the senate, Coppée was chosen in 1878 as archivist of the Comédie Française, an office he held till 1884. In that year his election to the Académie française caused him to retire from all public appointments. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fran%C3%A7ois_Copp%C3%A9e< Less
Henriette [French] By Francois Coppee
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Henriette Goverdine Anna Roland Holst-van der Schalk (24 December 1869, Noordwijk – 21 November 1952, Amsterdam) was a Dutch poet and socialist.The poet Adriaan Roland Holst (1888–1976),... More > nicknamed "the Dutch Prince of Poets", was the nephew of her husband.Roland Holst was brought up in the affluent, liberal Christian family of the notary Theodore Willem van der Schalk and Anna Ida van der Schalk-van der Hoeven. Roland Holst attended four years of boarding school in Velp and studied French in Liege.Roland Holst soon came to develop a talent as a poet. She married the artist Richard Roland Holst (Rik) in 1896 and befriended the poet Herman Gorter, who prompted her to read Das Kapital by Karl Marx. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henriette_Roland_Holst Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less

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