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Shorter stories from Balzac.

HonorГ© de Balzac

Shorter stories from Balzac.

by HonorГ© de Balzac

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Published by Walter Scott in New York .
Written in English


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SeriesThe Camelot series
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Open LibraryOL18739901M

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Short stories tend to be more concise and to the point than longer works of fiction, such as novellas (in the modern sense of this term) and novels. Because of their brevity, successful short stories rely on literary devices such as character, plot, theme, language, and insight to a greater extent than long form fiction. "Facino Cane" is an short story by French author Honoré de Balzac () and included in the Scènes de la vie parisienne section of his novel sequence La Comédie first appeared in the Chronique de Paris on Ma and in was classified by Balzac as a Philosophical Study (Étude philosophique). In , it appeared with Balzac's novel Author: Honoré de Balzac.

The stories represent the different faces of life in France after the fall of Napoleon in The collection took 20 long years to come to an end. The stories are a depiction of Balzac’s originality and vivid imagination. A hard working writer, Balzac worked on his writing continuously for long hours without sleep. Honore de Balzac ( – Aug ) was a French novelist and playwright. His magnum opus was a sequence of almost novels and plays collectively entitled La Comedie humaine, which presents a panorama of French life in the years after the fall of Napoleon Bonaparte in Due to his keen observation of detail and unfiltered representation of society, Balzac .


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Selected Short Stories. The fifty stories that Balzac wrote during his working life display all the qualities of his novels, and many of them feature the charaters that throng theComedie Humaine. Nevertheless, while they do offer an interesting counterpoint to the great novels, the stories /5.

Short Stories of Honore de Balzac. Balzac is considered to be the greatest name in the post-Revolutionary literature of France. His writings display a profound knowledge of the human heart, with an extraordinary range of knowledge/5. Balzac turned exclusively to fiction at the age of thirty and went on to write a large number of novels and short stories set amid turbulent nineteenth-century France.

He entitled his collective works The Human Comedy. Along with Victor Hugo and Dumas père and fils, Balzac was one of the pillars of French romantic by: 1. ; Shorter Stories from Balzac: English Versions By William Wilson and the Count Stenbock.

Balzac, Honore de Shorter Stories from Balzac London: Walter Scott (ND) Bayard name applied in to FEP. The rather strange Count Stenbock and. Balzac, Honoré de, Shorter stories from Balzac. London: Scott, [approximately ] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Honoré de Balzac; William Wilson, of Musselburgh; Albert Magnus Carl Otto Pontus Stenbock, Count.

Born inHonore de Balzac, a novelist and playwright, is best known for presenting a panorama of French life and a founder of realism in European literature.

His collection of short stories and novels, La Comédie Humaine (), focused on the years after the fall of Napoleon, in which he provided keen observations and uncensored details of French society.

About Selected Short Stories. One of the greatest French novelists, Balzac was also an accomplished writer of shorter fiction. This volume includes twelve of his finest short stories – many of which feature characters from his epic series of novels the Comédie Humaine.

Compelling tales of acute social and psychological insight, they fully demonstrate the mastery. Shorter Stories from Balzac: English Versions By William Wilson and the Count Stenbock Balzac, Honore De Published by Walter Scott, London, United Kingdom ().

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Honore De Balzac was a French playwright and novelist who is famously known for the La Comedie Humaine book series. Due to his keen observation of details and an altered representation of society, Honore de Balzac is regarded.

Droll Stories, collection of short stories by Honoré de Balzac, published in three sets of 10 stories each, in, andas Contes drolatiques. Rabelaisian in theme, the stories are written with great vitality in a pastiche of 16th-century language.

Short Stories New Ed Edition by Honore de Balzac (Author) out of 5 stars 54 ratings/5(54). Balzac, Honoré de, Shorter stories from Balzac. London, Walter Scott [date of publication not identified] (OCoLC) Named Person: Honoré de Balzac; Honoré de Balzac: Material Type: Fiction: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Honoré de Balzac; William Wilson; E Stenbock.

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A Passion in the Desert by Honore de Balzac "The whole show is dreadful," she cried, coming out of the menagerie of M. Martin. She had just been looking at that daring speculator "working with his hyena"--to speak in the style of the program.6/ Honoré de Balzac (), prolific French journalist and author wrote La Comédie Humaine (“The Human Comedy”).

Consisting of over ninety short stories, novellas, and novels, they are grouped under the following headings. I also have a soft spot for his short story Le Bal de Sceaux - know the town well since I lived there for several years 7 booksandpapers.am. From the Balzac books I've read, the one I probably most enjoyed was Lost Illusions.

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Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards. Shorter Stories of Honore de Balzac / General Fiction; This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia.Droll Stories by Honore de Balzac Droll Stories is a collection of thirty short stories written by Honore de Balzac, a writer who was notorious for writing in a very realistic, unfiltered manner.

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