Victor Hugo (1802-1885) was a French novelist, playwright and poet. He is remembered for his novels 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame' and 'Les Miserables'. Set in medieval Paris, 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame' tells the story of the hunchbacked bell-ringer of the Cathedral of Notre Dame, Quasimodo. He is hated by everyone except the gypsy girl Esmeralda for whom he develops a strong feeling. But the archdeacon of the cathedral also vies for the girl. When his advances are rejected, the archdeacon plans to destroy her.
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