The Hunchback of Notre Dame

novel by Victor Hugo, 1831

The Hunchback of Notre Dame (French: Notre-Dame de Paris, "Our Lady of Paris") is a 1831 French novel written by Victor Hugo. It is set in 1482 Paris. The story is about a Gypsy (Esmeralda), a bell-ringer in the cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris (Quasimodo) and the archdeacon (Claude Frollo).

The Hunchback of Notre-Dame
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Illustration from
Victor Hugo et son temps (1881)
AuthorVictor Hugo
Original titleNotre-Dame de Paris
IllustratorLuc-Olivier Merson (original)
CountryFrance
LanguageFrench
GenreRomanticism
PublisherGosselin
Publication date
14 January 1831

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