Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Book I, Stanzas 1-9 Abstract
* Maldoror was a good child, but changed his ways once he realized he was born evil.
* Maldoror believes all people are evil; he begs God to show him otherwise.
Book I, Stanzas 10-14 Abstract
* Maldoror predicts what his own death will be like.
* He watches a family eat dinner and then...
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