A Balzac bibliography writings relative to the life and works of Honoré de Balzac. by William Hobart Royce

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Published by Kraus Reprint in New York .

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  • Balzac, Honoré de, -- 1799-1850.

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Originally published, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1929.

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Each volume contains a critical introduction, a note on the text, a bibliography of further reading, a chronology of Honore de Balzac, and most importantly a series of explanatory notes giving historical, geographical, and scientific information about details mentioned in the text.

Honore De Balzac is the author of books such as Eugenie Grandet. Books by Honore De Balzac. Eugenie Grandet. Pere Goriot. Droll Stories. Cousin Bette. Old Goriot. Lost Illusions. Le Pere Goriot. Honore' De Balzac In Twenty-Five Volumes. Cousin Pons. The. Zweig's biography of Balzac follows the A Balzac bibliography book French version by Andre Billy and precedes Andre Maurois's, which is also available in English.

Of the three Billy's is the most exhaustive, Maurois's is almost it's equal, but Zweig's is the most readable/5(17). Free 2-day shipping. Buy A Balzac Bibliography at   Those who know Balzac will not be able to put his book down; those who don’t know him will rush from this biography A Balzac bibliography book the literary treasures created by the writer Robb describes for us in prose that does justice to its subject.” ―Richard Marius, author of Thomas More: A Biography/5(15).

Cousin Bette. Honoré de Balzac. OUP Oxford, Fiction- pages. 1Review. Cousin Bette () is considered to be Balzac's last great novel, and a key work in his Human Comedy. Set in 4/5(1). Honore De Balzac was a French playwright and novelist who is famously known for the La Comedie Humaine book series.

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Bibliography Bibliographie: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Royce, William Hobart, Balzac bibliography. New York, Kraus Reprint Co., (OCoLC) Named Person: Honoré de Balzac; Honoré de Balzac; Honoré de Balzac: Document. In the first major English biography of Honore de Balzac for over fifty years, Graham Robb has produced a compelling portrait of the great French novelist whose powers of creation were matched only by his self-destructive tendencies.

As colorful as the world he described, Balzac is the perfect subject for biography: a relentless seducer whose successes were as spectacular as his catastrophes; a Pages: Chicago: Univ.

of Chicago Press, 8vo. cloth. xii, pages. Honoré de Balzac, French literary artist who produced a vast number of novels and short stories collectively called La Comédie humaine (The Human Comedy). He helped to establish the traditional form of the novel and is generally considered to be one of the greatest novelists of all time.

Balzac’s. La Comédie humaine is Honoré de Balzac's –48 multi-volume collection of interlinked novels and stories depicting French society in the period of the Restoration and the July Monarchy. La Comédie humaine consists of 91 finished works and 46 unfinished works.

It does not include Balzac's five theatrical plays or his collection of humorous tales: Contes drolatiques. Honoré de Balzac died quietly on Aug He is buried in Pere Lachaise Cemetery in Paris, and a statue of him, the Balzac Monument, sits at a nearby intersection. The greatest legacy Honoré de Balzac left behind was the use of realism in the novel.

A Balzac Bibliography: Writings Relative to the Life and Works of Honoré de Balzac (University of Chicago Press, reprint edition, ). Vachon, S., Les Travaux et les jours d’Honoré de Balzac: chronologie de la création balzacienne (Paris: Presses du CNRS and Presses universitaires de Vincennes; Presses de l’Université de.

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Author: Honoré de Balzac Author Record # ; Legal Name: Balzac, Honoré de Birthplace: Tours, Indre-et-Loire, France Birthdate: 20 May Deathdate: 18 August Language: French Webpages: Books and Writers, Encyclopedia of Fantasy, IMDB, Library of Congress, National Library of France, SFE3, Wikipedia-EN, Wikipedia-FR.

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In the first book-length study of that tradition to appear in English, Cormac Newark examines representations of operatic performance from Balzac's La Comédie humaine to Proust's À la recherche du temps perdu, by way of (among others) Dumas père's Le Comte de Monte-Cristo and Leroux's Le Fantôme de l'Opéra.

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This was the first book Balzac released under his own name, and it gave him what one critic called “passage into the Promised Land”. It established him as an author of note (even if its historical fiction-genre imitates that of Sir Walter Scott) and provided him with a name outside his past pseudonyms.

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Laurent in Saint-Laure, Maringues [France]. One of the greatest of French novelists, Balzac, trained as a lawyer, was a great judge of human nature.

In he conceived the idea of linking together his novels so that they would comprehend the whole society in a series of books. Balzac’s Massive Literary Output. Wow, just reading in the intro of his Old Goriot of this man’s incredible output: Of these proposed three to four thousand characters Balzac succeeded in creating some two thousand, in twenty-two years of intensive work at relentlessly high pressure, working fourteen, sixteen, eighteen hours a day for months on end, choosing the night to work in, when he.

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