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Droll stories

HonorГ© de Balzac

Droll stories

collected in the monasteries of Touraine and given to the light by Honoré de Balzac

by HonorГ© de Balzac

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Arrow Books in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Short stories, French -- Translations into English,
    • France -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of Les contes drolatiques.

      Statementtranslated into modern English by Alec Brown.
      ContributionsBrown, Alec, 1900- tr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.B22 Dr9
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5646260M
      LC Control Number68081107


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