Father Goriot / Pere Goriot (illustrated)

Father Goriot / Pere Goriot (illustrated)

by Honore de Balzac

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Father Goriot / Pere Goriot (illustrated) by Honore de Balzac

'Pere Goriot' is the tragic story of a father whose obsessive love for his two daughters leads to his financial and personal ruin. Interwoven with this theme is that of the impoverished young aristocrat, Rastignac, come to Paris from the provinces to make his fortune, who befriends Goriot and becomes involved with the daughters. The story is set against the background of a whole society driven by social ambition and lust for money.'

Includes unique illustrations!

Product Details

BN ID: 2940150841284
Publisher: Potter/Ten Speed/Harmony
Publication date: 10/17/2015
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 464 KB

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