Learn French with Short Stories – The Fall of the House of Usher
La Chute de la Maison Usher – Bilingual English – French
Edgar Allan Poe paved the way for Gothic crime fiction. Masterfully crafted, his suspenseful stories create an uncanny atmosphere that draws readers into his bizarre world. His fantastic and creepy tales render plausible the implausible. With their tendency toward the macabre and the supernatural, his stories offer an unforgettable reading experience of all shades of horror.
Table of contents:
- The Masque of the Red Death – Le Masque de la Mort Rouge
- The Cask of Amontillado – La Barrique D’Amontillado
- The Tell-Tale Heart – Le Cœur Révélateur
An Example for the Layout inside the book – With parallel Text
The original text and the literary translation are placed in parallel vertical columns side by side. This way the translation can be found fast and without using a dictionary. For even better orientation during reading, every second sentence has a slightly different colour inside the Kindle – Edition. An example for that you can find here.
Bonus Material for Learning French with Short Stories: The Fall of the House of Usher
– A download link for an audiobook for the book in the French language for “La Chute de la Maison Usher”