The Toilers of the Sea
First published in 1866, this depiction of Man's battle with the sea and the horrible creatures lurking beneath its depths is dedicated to the Channel Island of Guernsey where it is set, and where Hugo spent 15 years in exile.
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Review: The Toilers of the SeaUser Review - Jackie - Goodreads
I'm a big fan of Victor Hugo. This book has moments that are glorious. However, it also has disappointing moments where the writing really wanders--lacks purpose, direction and even great description ... Read full review
Review: The Toilers of the SeaUser Review - Eva Schon - Goodreads
Even though Victor Hugo wrote a lot of novels, plays, essays, reviews, etc, etc, there are only three novels of his that are widely known. In order of widely-knownness, they are as follows. Les ... Read full review