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Les Miserables - Victor Hugo 150th Anniversary Edition
Release date is November 21, 2012
In time for the 150th anniversary of "Les Miserables" and a star-studded film adaptation, a major new translation of Victor Hugo's masterpiece Victor Hugo's timeless story of injustice, heroism, and love in nineteenth-century Paris comes to Penguin Classics in a stunning new edition translated by prizewinner Christine Donougher and with cover art by Coralie Bickford-Smith. Wildly popular since its first publication in 1862, "Les Miserables "comes to theaters this December in a new film adaptation with a stellar cast that includes Hugh Jackman as the intrepid Jean Valjean and Russell Crowe as the relentless policeman Javert. This beautiful edition makes a wonderful gift for longtime fans of the Broadway musical and introduces a new generation of readers to one of the most important novels ever written.