«Vathek» in French with a Parallel Translation

Book Vathek (Vathek) in French
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Original title: 
Vathek
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Language: 
French
Difficulty: 
B2
Year: 
1815
Number of pages: 
78

One of the strangest and most unforgettable novels of the eighteenth century, the tale Vathek is about the caliph's obsessive search for knowledge and his eternal damnation. This tale is a sort of "gothic fantasy" with elements of comedy. Later, the work became a classic piece of literature and inspired many writers.