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The Country Doctor by Honore de Balzac

Dr. Benassis, a compassionate and conscientous physician has chosen to practice medicine in a small village. Genestas, a retired soldier from a nearby military garrison, takes up lodging with the local doctor and comes to respect him as much as the villagers do. The doctor eventually imparts the secrets of his buried past and Genestas asks him to care for his sickly adopted son.

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ISBN-13: 9781979007207
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 10/27/2017
Pages: 234
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author

Honoré de Balzac (20 May 1799 - 18 August 1850) 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.

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