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Product Description: Balzac's rather sly experiment in how fiction treats history uses as its central test case the reputation of the consort of Henry II of in sixteenth-century France. In two interlocking novellas and a wicked short story, Balzac works hard to reconstruct the reputation of a very powerful and resourceful woman who was, first of all, royal...read more

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9780865274846 | Howard Fertig Pub, December 15, 2005, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Balzac's rather sly experiment in how fiction treats history uses as its central test case the reputation of the consort of Henry II of in sixteenth-century France.

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Product Description: Honoré de Balzac (1799-1850) was a nineteenth-century French novelist and playwright. His Magnum Opus was a sequence of almost 100 novels and plays collectively entitled La Comédie Humaine, which presents a panorama of French life in the years after the fall of Napoléon Bonaparte in 1815...read more

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9781409920229 | Dodo Pr, May 15, 2008, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Honoré de Balzac (1799-1850) was a nineteenth-century French novelist and playwright.

"Come, deputy of the Centre, forward! Quick step! march! if we want to be in time to dine with the others. Jump, marquis! there, that's right! why, you can skip across a stubble-field like a deer!" These words were said by a huntsman peacefully seated at the edge of the forest of Ile-Adam, who was finishing an Havana cigar while waiting for his companion, who had lost his way in the tangled underbrush of the wood. At his side four panting dogs were watching, as he did, the personage he addressed.

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9781518707216 | Createspace Independent Pub, October 21, 2015, cover price $6.99 | also contains Adieu, Adieu | About this edition: "Come, deputy of the Centre, forward!
9781484078846 | Createspace Independent Pub, April 9, 2013, cover price $4.98 | also contains Adieu | About this edition: Adieu is a novella by Honoré de Balzac in which can be found a short description of the French retreat from Russia, particularly the battle of Berezina, where the fictional couple of the story are tragically separated.
9783842403154 | Tredition Gmbh, October 25, 2011, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Dieses Werk ist Teil der Buchreihe TREDITION CLASSICS.
9781425064129 | Large print edition (Read How You Want.Com, January 3, 2007), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: ReadHowYouWant publishes a wide variety of best selling books in Large and Super Large fonts in partnership with leading publishers.
9781419104763 | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2004, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
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9781433090455 | Intl Business Pubns USA, March 3, 2009, cover price $59.95

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Product Description: Adieu by Balzac is a captivating addition to French Literature. It is a long tale encompassing insanity and the supernatural. This thrilling fantasy enraptures the readers and flares the imagnation. This simple plot evolves from characters and weaves a web of suspense...read more

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9781425031992 | Read How You Want.Com, August 21, 2007, cover price $10.99 | About this edition: Adieu by Balzac is a captivating addition to French Literature.

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Product Description: Philosophical Study' from La Comédie Humaine (The Human Comedy). By the French novelist who is regarded as a founding-father of realism in European fiction. His large output of novels and stories, collectively entitled La Comédie Humaine (The Human Comedy), is a broad panorama of French society in the period of the Restoration (1815-1830) and the July Monarchy (1830-1848)...read more

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9781406505818 | Dodo Pr, March 30, 2006, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Philosophical Study' from La Comédie Humaine (The Human Comedy).

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Product Description: Includes the Study of a Woman, Madame Firmiani, Pierre Grassou, the Atheist's Mass, the Elixir of Life, the Purse, the Message, and Paz.

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9781426409363 | Bibliobazaar, October 31, 2007, cover price $26.75 | About this edition: Includes the Study of a Woman, Madame Firmiani, Pierre Grassou, the Atheist's Mass, the Elixir of Life, the Purse, the Message, and Paz.

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Product Description: Honore de Balzac is considered the founder of social realism. Balzac was the first writer to write about the all social levels of the social scene in France. His vast collection of works encompasses the Restoration period and the July Monarchy...read more

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9781414251042 | Indypublish.Com, March 30, 2005, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9781588274809 | Indypublish.Com, December 1, 2001, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9780686538967 | French & European Pubns, June 1, 1942, cover price $10.00

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9781438519296 | Book Jungle, June 30, 2009, cover price $11.45 | also contains Albert Savarus | About this edition: Honore de Balzac is considered the founder of social realism.
9781409953876 | Dodo Pr, January 30, 2009, cover price $13.99 | also contains Albert Savarus | About this edition: Honoré Balzac, dit Honoré de Balzac (1799-1850) est un romancier, critique littéraire, essayiste, journaliste et écrivain français.
9781406505825 | Dodo Pr, March 30, 2006, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Scenes From Private Life' from La Comédie Humaine (The Human Comedy).
9781419105340 | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2004, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
9781588274816 | Indypublish.Com, December 1, 2001, cover price $18.99

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9781433093869 | Intl Business Pubns USA, March 3, 2009, cover price $59.95

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Product Description: The Alkahest

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9781414214993, titled "The Alkahest" | Indypublish.Com, May 31, 2004, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Translated by Katharine Prescott Wormeley
9781404360358, titled "The Alkahest" | Indypublish.Com, March 1, 2003, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Translated by Katharine Prescott Wormeley
9781588275042 | Indypublish.Com, December 1, 2001, cover price $23.99 | About this edition: Translated by Katharine Prescott Wormeley

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9788132033547, titled "The Alkahest" | Lightning Source Inc, September 30, 2008, cover price $13.98 | also contains The Alkahest
9781434609755, titled "The Alkahest" | Bibliobazaar, October 31, 2007, cover price $22.75 | also contains The Alkahest | About this edition: Translated by Katharine Prescott Wormeley
9781594628399, titled "The Alkahest" | Book Jungle, June 30, 2007, cover price $19.45 | About this edition: Translated by Katharine Prescott Wormeley
9781414251110 | Indypublish.Com, March 30, 2005, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Translated by Katharine Prescott Wormeley
9781419151897, titled "The Alkahest" | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2004, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
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Product Description: Philosophical Study' from La Comédie Humaine (The Human Comedy). By the French novelist who is regarded as a founding-father of realism in European fiction. His large output of novels and stories, collectively entitled La Comédie Humaine (The Human Comedy), is a broad panorama of French society in the period of the Restoration (1815-1830) and the July Monarchy (1830-1848)...read more

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9781406505832 | Dodo Pr, March 30, 2006, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Philosophical Study' from La Comédie Humaine (The Human Comedy).

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Product Description: The woman who may be induced by the title of this book to open it, can save herself the trouble; she has already read the work without knowing it. A man, however malicious he may possibly be, can never say about a woman as much good or as much evil as they themselves think...read more

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9781594628429 | Book Jungle, June 30, 2007, cover price $37.45 | About this edition: The woman who may be induced by the title of this book to open it, can save herself the trouble; she has already read the work without knowing it.
9781406505849 | Dodo Pr, March 30, 2006, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Contains the Physiology of Marriage and Petty Troubles of Married Life.

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Product Description: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work...read more

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9781419107245 | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2004, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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Product Description: Half-way down the Rue Saint-Denis, almost at the corner of the Rue du Petit-Lion, there stood formerly one of those delightful houses which enable historians to reconstruct old Paris by analogy. The threatening walls of this tumbledown abode seemed to have been decorated with hieroglyphics...read more

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9781511557498 | Createspace Independent Pub, April 13, 2015, cover price $6.99 | also contains At the Sign of the Cat and Racket | About this edition: Half-way down the Rue Saint-Denis, almost at the corner of the Rue du Petit-Lion, there stood formerly one of those delightful houses which enable historians to reconstruct old Paris by analogy.
9781594628436 | Book Jungle, June 30, 2007, cover price $9.45
9781425066291 | Large print edition (Read How You Want.Com, January 3, 2007), cover price $9.99 | also contains At the Sign of the Cat and Racket | About this edition: One of the pieces that constituted the “Human Comedy”, this work comments on attitudes and feelings of people.
9781425007119 | Large print edition (Read How You Want.Com, January 30, 2006), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: This is a unique novel by the timeless writer Charles Dickens, evidently denunciates the utilitarian approach prevalent in the Victorian era.
9781419108051 | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2004, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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Product Description: This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1901 edition. Excerpt: ...thousand francs in the shop,...read more

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9781589638501 | Fredonia Books, June 1, 2002, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text.

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Product Description: The Comedy of Human Life (La Comédie Humaine) is the collective title given to a series of linked stories by Balzac, totalling about 100 in all, and loosely divided into groups, such as provincial, Parisian, political, military, and country...read more

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9781845880514 | Nonsuch Pub, October 15, 2005, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: The Comedy of Human Life (La Comédie Humaine) is the collective title given to a series of linked stories by Balzac, totalling about 100 in all, and loosely divided into groups, such as provincial, Parisian, political, military, and country.

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Product Description: One of the pieces that constituted the Human Comedy, this work comments on attitudes and feelings of people. An enrapturing insight into the characters allows the readers to associate with them. A sense of reality and foreboding pervades the whole work. Captivating!

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9781425032340 | Read How You Want.Com, August 21, 2007, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: One of the pieces that constituted the Human Comedy, this work comments on attitudes and feelings of people.

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Product Description: Scenes From Private Life from The Human Comedy (La Comedie Humaine). By the French author, who, along with Flaubert, is generally regarded as a founding-father of realism in European fiction. His large output of works, collectively entitled The Human Comedy (La Comedie Humaine), consists of 95 finished works (stories, novels and essays) and 48 unfinished works...read more

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9781406506150 | Dodo Pr, April 30, 2006, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Scenes From Private Life from The Human Comedy (La Comedie Humaine).

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Product Description: Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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9781443781985 | Blatter Pr, December 31, 2008, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.
9781425462192 | Kessinger Pub Co, December 30, 2005, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
9780146001994 | Penguin USA, August 1, 1996, cover price $0.95 | About this edition: One of 60 low-priced classic texts published to celebrate Penguin's 60th anniversary.

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Product Description: Le comte de Fontaine, chef de l’une des plus anciennes familles du Poitou, avait servi la cause des Bourbons avec intelligence et courage pendant la guerre que les Vendéens firent à la république. Après avoir échappé à tous les dangers qui menacèrent les chefs royalistes durant cette orageuse époque de...read more

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9781507822951, titled "Le Bal De Sceau: Scènes De La Vie Privée" | Large print edition (Createspace Independent Pub, February 3, 2015), cover price $7.00 | About this edition: Le comte de Fontaine, chef de l’une des plus anciennes familles du Poitou, avait servi la cause des Bourbons avec intelligence et courage pendant la guerre que les Vendéens firent à la république.

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Product Description: Après avoir refusé avec hauteur nombre de prétendants, sous le prétexte qu’ils ne sont pas pairs de France, Émilie de Fontaine tombe amoureuse d’un mystérieux jeune homme discrètement apparu au bal champêtre de Sceaux. Bien que d’allure raffinée, de tournure aristocratique, l’inconnu (Maximilien Longueville) ne décline jamais son identité et semble ne s’intéresser qu’à sa sœur, jeune fille fragile...read more

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9781517314484 | Createspace Independent Pub, September 12, 2015, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Après avoir refusé avec hauteur nombre de prétendants, sous le prétexte qu’ils ne sont pas pairs de France, Émilie de Fontaine tombe amoureuse d’un mystérieux jeune homme discrètement apparu au bal champêtre de Sceaux.

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Product Description: Balzac's literary output began with chronicles and sketches on widely varied social and artistic topics. The journals to which he contributed were increasingly looking for short fiction, which Balzac was able to provide. A collection Scènes de la vie privée (Scenes from Private Life) came out in 1829, and was well received: these were tales told with a journalistic eye which looked into the fabric of modern life and did not shun social and political realities...read more

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9781438515915 | Book Jungle, April 30, 2009, cover price $10.45 | About this edition: Balzac's literary output began with chronicles and sketches on widely varied social and artistic topics.
9781425064396 | Large print edition (Read How You Want.Com, January 3, 2007), cover price $10.99 | About this edition: One of the pieces of “Human Comedy”, this work reflects the narrow-mindedness of the peerage of French society.
9781419153471 | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2004, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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Product Description: One of the pieces of Human Comedy, this work reflects the narrow-mindedness of the peerage of French society. The mind-set of people is presented in an elucidating manner that reflects their thinking. The whims and fancies of youthful maidens and young gentlemen and their frivolous attitudes to life are depicted in an interesting manner...read more

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9781425038229 | Read How You Want.Com, August 21, 2007, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: One of the pieces of Human Comedy, this work reflects the narrow-mindedness of the peerage of French society.

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Product Description: Set in the backdrop of London, the narrative is about the protagonist Dombey who wants a son to run his business. The tale showcases human emotions and weaknesses such as infidelity and cruelty. Lives are redeemed by poetic justice and selfish emotions are punished. Interesting!

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9781425007010 | Read How You Want.Com, January 1, 2004, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Set in the backdrop of London, the narrative is about the protagonist Dombey who wants a son to run his business.

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Product Description: Dieses Werk ist Teil der Buchreihe TREDITION CLASSICS. Der Verlag tredition aus Hamburg veröffentlicht in der Buchreihe TREDITION CLASSICS Werke aus mehr als zwei Jahrtausenden. Diese waren zu einem Großteil vergriffen oder nur noch antiquarisch erhältlich...read more

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9783842403161 | Tredition Gmbh, October 26, 2011, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Dieses Werk ist Teil der Buchreihe TREDITION CLASSICS.

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