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Father Goriot by HonorГ© de Balzac

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English


Book details:

Edition Notes

Translation of: Pe re Goriot.

Statementby Honore de Balzac.
The Physical Object
Pagination285 p., [4] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages285
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14239315M

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Father Goriot Author: Honore de Balzac Honore de Balzac came to the idea to write a series of a novel about time and place he lived in and to combine . “Oh! well, yes, their father, the father, a father,” replied the Vicomtesse, “a kind father who gave them each five or six hundred thousand francs, it is said, to secure their happiness by marrying them well; while he only kept eight or ten thousand livres a year for himself, thinking that his daughters would always be his daughters, thinking that in them he would live his life twice over . Father Goriot by Honore de Balzac Its easy to link to paragraphs in the Full Text Archive If this page contains some material that you want to link to but you don't want your visitors to have to scroll down the whole page just hover your mouse over the relevent paragraph and click the bookmark icon that appears to the left of it.4/6.   Father Goriot Note: Translation of Pere Goriot Language: English: LoC Class: PQ: Language and Literatures: Romance literatures: French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese: Subject: Fathers and daughters -- Fiction Subject: Paris (France) -- Fiction Subject: French fiction -- Translations into English Subject: Older men -- Fiction Subject.

  The novel begins in Paris in Eugene de Rastignac is a young law student who lives at a boarding house along with a number of other boarders, including an elderly man informally known as "Pere" Goriot. Goriot, welcomed as long as his fortune had lasted, found himself ostracized by his sons-in-law when he became poor. Vautrin, who has sensed ambition in Rastignac, cynically offers him a bargain: The young student should win the love of the fair Victorine, whose father is extremely rich but who has disowned her. This one-page guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of Le Père Goriot by Honoré de Balzac. Le Père Goriot is a novel by French author Honoré de Balzac. It was published in serial form from to and tells the story of three intertwined characters, Goriot, Vautrin, and .   Father Goriot. By. Honoré de Balzac. 5 (1 Review) Published: Pages: Downloads: 12, Share This. Father Goriot. By. Honoré de Balzac. 5 (1 Review) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our 5/5(1).

Le Père Goriot (English: Father Goriot or Old Goriot) is an novel by French novelist and playwright Honoré de Balzac (–), included in the Scènes de la vie privée section of his novel sequence La Comédie humaine.   Honoré de Balzac (20 May - 18 August ) was a French novelist and playwright. The novel sequence La Comédie Humaine, which presents a panorama of post /5(4). Father Goriot and M. Gobseck book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This is a reproduction of a book published before /5. About  Father Goriot Father Goriot  is one of the best-known and most influential novels of Balzac’s vast collection  The Human Comedy.   It was first published in and tells the story of the education of the young Eugène de Rastignac, as well as the tragic decline of Father Goriot.