Misérables

Les Misérables

Les Misérables first published S&S Feb 2013 Review: Les Misérables (1862), Victor Hugo’s historical novel of revolution and redemption, has proven irresistible to filmmakers. As far back as 1887, the Lumière brothers shot a quick-change artist’s character impersonations in Victor Hugo et les principaux personnages des Misérables, while Albert Cappelani’s Le Chemineau (1906) and Alice…