Balzac: Old Goriot by David BellosBalzac: Old Goriot by David Bellos

Balzac: Old Goriot

byDavid Bellos

Paperback | November 27, 1987

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This up-to-date account of the novel's composition, structure, and achievement provides readers with the literary and historical knowledge needed to make sense of the text. Professor Bellos explains how Balzac challenged prevailing nineteenth-century expectations of what novels should be like.
Title:Balzac: Old GoriotFormat:PaperbackDimensions:116 pages, 7.8 × 5.08 × 0.28 inPublished:November 27, 1987Publisher:Cambridge University Press

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ISBN - 10:0521316340

ISBN - 13:9780521316347

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Table of Contents

Chronology; Note on the text; Introduction; 1. The making of Old Goriot; 2. The achievement of Old Goriot; Bibliography.