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Droll stories

by HonorГ© de Balzac

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Published by Bibliophilist Society in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of: Contes drolatiques.

Statementby Honoré de Balzac ; illustrated by Gustave Doré
ContributionsDoré, Gustave, 1832-1883
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxii, 650 p. :
Number of Pages650
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24152415M
OCLC/WorldCa3689916

Droll Stories has always been an essential part of Balzac's work when published in French, but it has been excluded from the definitive English editions. This book presents all three volumes of this classic and enduring work/5(8). Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

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Jul 07,  · Years later, when I began to learn more about the Heritage Press and the differences between Heritage exclusives and their reprints of LEC offerings, I acquired the first issue of Droll Stories, and my pleasure in the production quality of the book increased. Whereas my later printing may have been electroprint, and was on a fine quality. "Balzac's Contes Drolatiques, or Droll Stories, were originally published in three volumes in the s. Set in medieval Europe, these stories were Balzac's attempt to write in the great tradition of Rabelais and Boccaccio, to render the Middle Ages with a touch of raunchy humor, and to provide a delightful portrait of medieval France. Balzac took.


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