40 years / 40 años / 40 ans

Author: Marie Lebert
Published: 2010
Language: English
Wordcount: 22,412 / 86 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 62.7
LoC Categories: AZ, Z
Downloads: 7,690
Added to site: 2010.12.23
mnybks.net#: 29988
Origin: gutenberg.org
License: ©
Genre: Non-fiction
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A trilingual ebook to celebratethe 40 years (1971-2011)of Project Gutenberg,born on July 4, 1971,with celebrationsduring the whole year 2011. (Includes French and Spanish versions of text) License CC BY-SA 4.0: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/

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is an anthology of short fictions by authors from the French Academy (Académie Française): Emile Souvestre, Pierre Loti, Hector Malot, Charles de Bernard, Alphonse Daudet, and others.

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2013.11.03
Ebrahiem M
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Thanks for this history of the beginnings of Project Gutenberg . They do a wonderful service to the World, with their making books available to the masses. Interesting reading. Given 3 languages ,nice.


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