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The first half of the novel is well done, although you may have the feeling you've "been there before." Of course, Balzac was the first with this plot. The second half of the novel is where Balzac's brilliance comes out. The novel is a small work of genius. Honoré de Balzac (20 May – 18 August ) was a French novelist and playwright. His magnum opus was a sequence of short stories and novels collectively entitled La Comédie. Comment: Henry Alyemus, no dj, spine and 40% of cover has a gold design over a cream colored background, the remainder of the covers is a very busy design of green and gold over a beige background, cover is worn at corners and spine at ends, thru page 30 is loose, remaider of book is attached, no marks or folds, a small tear on rear endpaper, : Honore de Balzac. The Works of Honore de Balzac. BALZAC, Honore de. Item Number: Boston: Little, Brown and Company, Octavo, 40 volumes. The Hanska edition, one of 1, numbered sets. Three quarters red leather, gilt titles and tooling to the spine, top edge gilt, gilt ruled to the front and rear panel. Marbled endpapers, satin bookmarks bound in to.
The Balzac Yahoo Group undertook the reading of the entire Human Comedy in November A major influence to the reading order suggested is the book Balzac as He Should Be Read by William Hobart Royce. Royce’s order is mostly historically chronological, and changes have been made in the early readings to at first introduce the reader to one of Balzac’s best works (Father . Balzac’s “Treatise on Elegant Living” was recently given its first English translation by the newly founded Wakefield Press.I wrote this essay on it for the latest issue of The Rake.. Lessons in Elegance: The words of wisdom contained within Honoré de Balzac’s “Treatise on Elegant Living” remain pertinent almost two centuries after their initial publication. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, Octavo, 34 volumes. The Centanary edition. Three quarters red leather, gilt titles and tooling to the spine, top edge gilt, gilt ruled to the front and rear panel, marbled endpapers, frontispiece to each volume with tissue guard present. The genius of the future: studies in French art criticism: Diderot, Stendhal, Baudelaire, Zola, the brothers Goncourt, Huysmans. Anita Brookner. Phaidon, - Art - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in .