Jean Valjean, a galley slave who was sent to prison for stealing food, is now released after serving nineteen years. Les misérables eller Dei elendige er ein roman av den franske forfattaren Victor Hugo.Boka vart skriven i 1862, og har i tillegg til å verta rekna mellom verdsklassikarane òg nytt stor suksess som musikal.. Boka vart omsett til nynorsk av Idar Handagard i 1933 og utgjeven under namnet Dei bannstøytte. The scene is set during the French Restoration at the beginning of the 19th century. At first he only encounter mistrust and closed doors; only the saintly Bishop Bienvenu treats him kindly and takes him in. 574 Followers, 58 Following, 159 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from VisitPälkäne (@visitpalkane) — Victor Hugo, Les Misérables Before being exiled he never denounced slavery, and no trace of its abolition is to be found in the 27 April 1848 entry of his detailed diary. On the other hand, Victor Hugo fought a lifelong battle for the abolition of the death penalty as a … In the English-speaking world, the novel is usually referred to by its original French title. Visa denna sida på svenska på Pyhä-Luoston karttapalvelu jossa Luoston ja Pyhän alueen maastokartta-, taustakartta-, ortokuva-, ilmakuva-aineistot sekä kaavakartat, tontit, kohteet, reitit, … Drama History. Les Misérables (/ l eɪ ˌ m ɪ z ə ˈ r ɑː b əl,-b l ə /, French: [le mizeʁabl(ə)]) is a French historical novel by Victor Hugo, first published in 1862, that is considered one of the greatest novels of the 19th century.