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 - Tony Gualtieri - Goodreads
Not really a novel, more a prose poem with a plot. It's full of descriptive passages and meditations on the sea, the winds, and the people who live in these elements. It also has some wise things to ... Read full review
Review: The Toilers of the SeaUser Review - Abeer Azzyadi - Goodreads
that one broke my heart, i'm still able of seeing clearly the last scene as if it happened in front of me yesterday, although i read it 8 years ago .. Read full review