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Pere Goriot (Norton Critical Edition)
     

Pere Goriot (Norton Critical Edition)

by Honore de Balzac
 

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ISBN-10: 039397166X

ISBN-13: 9780393971668

Pub. Date: 12/28/1997

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

The text is that of Burton Raffell’s acclaimed 1994 translation.
The text is accompanied by an introduction, textual annotations by the editor, and a map of Paris.
"Responses: Contemporaries and Other Novelists" illustrates Balzac’s immense influence on other writers, among them Charles Baudelaire, Hippolyte Taine, Émile Zola, and Marcel

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The text is that of Burton Raffell’s acclaimed 1994 translation.
The text is accompanied by an introduction, textual annotations by the editor, and a map of Paris.
"Responses: Contemporaries and Other Novelists" illustrates Balzac’s immense influence on other writers, among them Charles Baudelaire, Hippolyte Taine, Émile Zola, and Marcel Proust.
"Twentieth-Century Criticism" presents a superb selection of critical writing about the novel.
The critics include Ernst Robert Curtius, Albert Béguin, Erich Auerback, Georges Poulet, Michel Butor, Louis Chevalier, Pierre Barbéris, Peter Brooks, Sandy Petrey, Nicole Mozet, and Janet L. Beizer.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393971668
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
12/28/1997
Series:
Norton Critical Editions Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
288,642
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1Private Lodgings7
2Afternoon Calls59
3Entry into Society95
4Trompe-la-Mort151
5The Two Daughters215
6Death of a Father251
Afterword277
Selected Bibliography285

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