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Honoré de Balzac (/ ˈ b æ l z æ k / BAL-zak, more commonly US: / ˈ b ɔː l-/ BAWL-, French: [ɔnɔʁe d(ə) balzak]; born Honoré Balzac; 20 May – 18 August ) was a French novelist and playwright. The novel sequence La Comédie humaine, which presents a panorama of post-Napoleonic French life, is generally viewed as his magnum opus.. Owing to his keen observation of detail and Born: Honoré Balzac, 20 May , Tours, Indre-et . Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Honore De Balzac, His Life and Writings (Dodo Press) at springhigheredcio.com Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Get this from a library! Honoré de Balzac, his life and writings. [Mary Frances Sandars]. Full text of "Honoré de Balzac, His Life and Writings" See other formats.
Honoré de Balzac, original name Honoré Balssa, (born May 20, , Tours, France—died August 18, , Paris), 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. Apr 17, · The Vicomte de Spoelberch de Lovenjoul is the one man who could give a detailed and minutely correct Life of Balzac, as he has proved by the stores of biographical knowledge contained in his works the "Roman d'Amour," "Autour de Honore de Balzac," "La Genese d'un Roman de Balzac, 'Les Paysans,'" and above all, "L'Histoire des Oeuvres de Balzac. Apr 17, · Balzac's claims to greatness—The difficulty in attempting a complete Life—His complex character—The intention of this book. At a time when the so-called Realistic School is in the ascendant among novelists, it seems strange that little authentic information should have been published in the English language about the great French writer, Honore de Balzac. Honore de Balzac, His Life and Writings eBook: Mary F. (Mary Frances) Sandars: springhigheredcio.com: Kindle Store. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello. Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Kindle Store. Go Search Reviews: 6.
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. Honoré de Balzac (; French: [ɔ.nɔ.ʁe d(ə) springhigheredcio.com], born Honoré Balzac, 20 May – 18 August ) was a French novelist and playwright. The novel sequence La Comédie humaine, which presents a panorama of post-Napoleonic French life, is generally viewed as his magnum opus. Honore de Balzac, His Life and Writings Mary F. Sandars The Project Gutenberg EBook of Honore de Balzac, His Life and Writings, by Mary F. Sandars This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included. He is the author of fourteen volumes of poetry and has published more than one hundred fifty translations from the French, including works by Gide, Stendhal, de Beauvoir, Baudelaire, and de Gaulle. Howard received a National Book Award for his translation of Fleurs du mal and a Pulitzer Prize for Untitled Subjects, a collection of poetry.