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Honoré de Balzac and his figures of speech.

John Marvin Burton

Honoré de Balzac and his figures of speech.

by John Marvin Burton

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Balzac, Honoré de, -- 1799-1850 -- Language,
  • French language -- Figures of speech

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p.[96]-98.

    SeriesElliot monographs in the Romance languages and literatures -- 8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination98p. --
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15243313M

    Honoré de Balzac, the French novelist and playwright is best known for his magnum opus titled, ‘La Comédie humaine’, a sequence of short stories and novels which offers an insight into French life in the years after the fall of Napoleon Bonaparte. His independent thinking and willful nature ensured that his life was a permanent struggle.   - Balzac's tutors and law studies—His youth, as pictured in the "Peau de Chagrin"—His father's intention of making him a lawyer—He begs to be allowed to become a writer—Is allowed his wish—Life in the Rue Lesdiguieres, privations and starvation—He writes "Cromwell," a .

    About this Item: avil Publishing Company, Hardcover. Condition: Good. Prompt reliable service mailed next business dayAvil Publishing Company university edition hardcover, Volume IX, light wear to corners and spine ends on lightly rubbed blue cloth, lightly rubbed paper label on spine, gilt top edge, tissue guard on frontis, 2" tear bottom inside of contents, page between contents.   I also have a soft spot for his short story Le Bal de Sceaux - know the town well since I lived there for several years 7 booksandpapers , am.

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Princeton, N.J., Princeton University Press. Full text of "Honoré de Balzac and his figures of speech" See other formats. Honoré de Balzac was a nineteenth-century French novelist and playwright. His magnum opus was a sequence of almost 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 /5.

Balzac was named after the celebration of Saint Honoré’s day which was observed on the same day as his birth. An ordinary student but an avid reader, Balzac attended a grammar school in Tours and was later a student of Collège de Vendôme before moving to Sorbonne in Paris to study law in after which he worked at several law offices.

2) In boarding school Honoré de Balzac was a troublemaker and often punished. 3) Balzac looked at punishments as a “blessing” since it gave him time to read. 4) Comwell, Balzac’s first play, written in was a failure. The author turned to. Honoré de Balzac. Comédie Humaine.

Birthplace: Tours, France Location of death: Paris, France Cause of death: unspecified Remains: Buried, Père Lachaise Cemet. French novelist, born at Tours on the 20th of May His father, Bernard François, never called himself de Balzac and Honoré only assumed the particle after But the Born: After reading a half-dozen of his books, I'm also weary of his conceit in typing them all together under the umbrella "The Human Comedy." I really don't care to realize that a minor character in this book was also a minor or major character in another book.

Still, Balzac was an innovative and powerful writer/5(32). Honoré de Balzac and his figures of speech. (Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, ), by John Marvin Burton (page images at HathiTrust) Répertoire de la Comédie humaine de H.

de Balzac, (Paris, Calmann Lévy, ), by Anatole Cerfberr and Jules François Christophe (page images at HathiTrust; US access only).

Le Père Goriot (French pronunciation: [lə pɛʁ ɡɔʁjo], Old Goriot or Father Goriot) is an novel by French novelist and playwright Honoré de Balzac (–), included in the Scènes de la vie privée section of his novel sequence La Comédie in Paris init follows the intertwined lives of three characters: the elderly doting Goriot, a mysterious criminal-in Author: Honoré de Balzac.

Honoré de Balzac (Born Honoré Balssa; also wrote under pseudonyms Lord R'hoone and Horace de Saint-Aubin) French novelist, short story and novella writer, essayist, playwright, and editor. Homosexuality is a common theme found in many of Honoré de Balzac's works, for example Illusions perdues (–43).

In Sarrasine, we meet Zambinella, a seemingly beautiful woman whom Sarrasine admires, but who turns out to be castrato. Sarrasine, who took Zambinella to be his ideal woman, is deeply distressed when he learns this and tries to Author: Honoré de Balzac.

After reading a half-dozen of his books, I'm also weary of his conceit in typing them all together under the umbrella "The Human Comedy." I really don't care to realize that a minor character in this book was also a minor or major character in another book.

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The nineteenth-century French writer Honoré de Balzac supposedly consumed fifty cups of coffee per day. Based on that information, and facts I vaguely Author: Brendan O’Hare.

Honore de Balzac ( – Aug ) was a French novelist and playwright. His magnum opus was a sequence of almost novels and plays collectively entitled La Comedie humaine, which presents a panorama of French life in the years after the fall of Napoleon Bonaparte in Due to his keen observation of detail and unfiltered representation of society, Balzac is regarded as.

BALZAC, HONORÉ DE (), French novelist, was born at Tours on the 20th of May His father, Bernard François, never called himself de Balzac and Honoré only assumed the particle after But the father had equally little right to the name of Balzac at all, for his birth-certificate has been recently discovered.

Born in on Saint Honoré’s day, 20 May, in Tours, France, Balzac would only later add the French particle de to his name though it is not clear why. He was the son of Anne Charlotte Laure Sallambier and Bernard François Balssa (d) who among many other positions worked as secretary to.

Honoré de Balzac was born in Tours, France, onthe eldest son of four children of Bernard François and Anne Charlotte Balzac. His mother was thirty-two years younger than his father, and the young Honoré was taken into another home and cared for until the age of four.

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