Pierrette

Pierrette

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by Honore de Balzac
     
 

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When there is an old maid in a house, watch-dogs are unnecessary; not the slightest event can occur that she does not see and comment upon and pursue to its utmost consequences. The foregoing trifling circumstance was therefore destined to give rise to grave suppositions, and to open the way for one of those obscure dramas which take place in families, and are none… See more details below

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When there is an old maid in a house, watch-dogs are unnecessary; not the slightest event can occur that she does not see and comment upon and pursue to its utmost consequences. The foregoing trifling circumstance was therefore destined to give rise to grave suppositions, and to open the way for one of those obscure dramas which take place in families, and are none the less terrible because they are secret, --if, indeed, we may apply the word "drama" to such domestic occurrences.

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ISBN-13:
2940015022056
Publisher:
qasim idrees
Publication date:
07/26/2012
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Format:
NOOK Book
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0 MB

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