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By: Honoré de Balzac (1799-1850)

Book cover Catherine De Medici
Book cover Cousin Pons

Cousin Pons is one of the final works in Balzac's long novel series titled The Human Comedy. It was published in 1847, along with Cousin Betty, as one of a complementary pair of novels, collectively titled Poor Relations. While Cousin Betty tells the story of a bitter woman who seeks revenge on her wealthier relations, in Cousin Pons, Balzac turns to the story of an timid, innocent man who is exploited and victimized by the wealthier members of his extended family.Balzac offers probing character portraits and an indictment of greed and materialism in this detailed portrait of mid-19th-century French life...

Book cover A Woman of Thirty
Book cover At the Sign of the Cat & Racket
Book cover The Lily of the Valley
Book cover Gobseck

Part of the La Comedie Humane and something of a sequence to Balzac's Father Goriot, the short book's title is the name of the pawn broker/money lender the father Goriot utilized to maintain his spoiled daughters in the luxury he had accustomed them to. This is a continuation of the tale of one of those daughters, Mme Restaud.

Book cover The Atheist's Mass
Book cover A Passion in the Desert
Book cover The Hidden Masterpiece
Book cover Adieu
Book cover An Historical Mystery
Book cover The Country Doctor
The Works of Honoré de Balzac About Catherine de' Medici, Seraphita and Other Stories by Honoré de Balzac The Works of Honoré de Balzac About Catherine de' Medici, Seraphita and Other Stories
Book cover The Physiology of Marriage
Book cover The Duchesse De Langeais
Book cover Seraphita
Book cover Ferragus
Book cover Albert Savarus
Book cover Christ in Flanders
Book cover The Napoleon of the People
Book cover Beatrix
Book cover An Old Maid
Book cover The Marriage Contract
Book cover Bureaucracy
Book cover The Thirteen
Book cover A Street of Paris and Its Inhabitant
Book cover The Ball at Sceaux
Book cover Facino Cane
Book cover A Man of Business
Book cover An Episode under the Terror
Book cover A Daughter of Eve
Book cover Petty Troubles of Married Life

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