The cathedral was consecrated to the virgin mary and considered to be one of the finest examples of french gothic architecture. Ppt notre dame in paris powerpoint presentation free. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by project gutenberg. Everything in the hunchback of notre dame is a fascinating juxtaposition of the grotesque and the sublime the speech, the characters, the setting. I felt like the whole point of the story was to show that architecture was the only good thing that came from the middle ages so for heavens sake, dont tear those buildings down. Probably notre dame is the most famous cathedral in the world. Today is the festival of the fools, taking place like each year in the square outside cathedral notre dame. Our own great novelists work is fresher, healthier perhaps, more of the open air. Condition a fine copy in a jacket with one coinsized chip to.
A rare look at restoration of pariss notredame cathedral. Ce livre est une oeuvre du domaine public editee au format numerique par norphnop. Something priceless was dying in front of our eyes. However every other chapter covers the histories of the buildings of france. A historical landmark, a pillar of the arts and a centre for spirituality, it is a mustsee location for any trip to paris.
A celebration of the cathedral will detail the impressive architecture of the building, the priceless artifacts it contains, and the major historical events that have taken place in its presence. In fifteenthcentury paris, a disfigured man named quasimodo, who was abandoned as an infant in the cathedral of notre dame and now lives in its bell tower, must come to the aid of a beautiful gypsy girl named esmeralda after she repels the advances of the cruel archdeacon don claude frollo. Paris, capital of france is located in northern france on both banks of the seine river. The story reminds me of a film version i saw as a kid, and the story itself is very much demented from the disney. Notre dame cathedral has been at the epicentre of the city of paris for over 850 years. This book is available for free download in a number of formats including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. The cathedral is widely considered to be one of the finest examples of french gothic architecture and among the largest and most wellknown church buildings in. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. Map of paris structure back then video bibliography structure at present why is it a great building. The site remains closed to the public but rare access inside the.
The hunchback of notre dame subtitles 20 subtitles. One of the worlds largest and most wellknown churches it has survived many. It will also show, through film stills and artwork reproductions, the ways in which the notre dame has permeated our popular culture. The fact that its still standing even after 850 years the finest of all french gothic architecture. The timeless tale of the seductive gypsy esmeralda and the tortured hunchback quasimodo paris, 1482. After a wildfire on april 15 that consumed its roof and spire, paris s notre dame cathedral is undergoing massive repair work.901 31 538 1446 536 1364 1091 1313 35 1556 738 337 856 1566 85 56 1556 937 211 183 359 254 1209 979 714 835 650 716 882 665 310 836 1008 1472 537 830 358