Free Book Download

Welcome to Free Book Download! We have millions books to read online and download in PDF, EPUB format. Discover millions of free books including new releases and the best book collection. Sign up for free today and start reading and download instantly!
 

Honore de Balzac

  • Step back in history through the eyes of one of the masters of European realism. This keenly observed and utterly absorbing account of the period after Napoleon Bonaparte fell from power in nineteenth-century France is both an interesting historical document and an engrossing mystery.

    Publisher : The Floating Press
    published : 2010
  • This French realist novel contrasts the social progress of an impoverished but ambitious aristocrat with the tale of a father, whose obsessive love for his daughters leads to his personal and financial ruin. This concise supplement to Honore De Balzac's Pere Goriot helps students understand the overall structure of the work, actions and motivations...

    Publisher : John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
    published : 1999
  • A captivating story about human emotions and relations. Balzac narrates the tale of a man who suspects his wife of infidelity. He shows how relationships can suffer through miscommunication. Balzac proves himself as an author above par by his insightful exploration of the fear of social failure, and the way it defines and governs the pattern of human...

    Publisher : ReadHowYouWant
    published : 2009
  • In this excellent work, Balzac compares the animals and their values to those of humans. This interesting work dwells on the complexity of human existence. The events that unfold in a poverty-stricken town reflect the realism of the author.

    Publisher : ReadHowYouWant
    published : 2009
  • Adieu by Balzac is a captivating addition to French Literature. It is a long tale encompassing insanity and the supernatural. This thrilling fantasy enraptures the readers and flares the imagnation. This simple plot evolves from characters and weaves a web of suspense. Interesting!

    Publisher : ReadHowYouWant
    published : 2009
  • A heart-rending tale of a soldier returning from the dead. After bravely leading his army through war, Colonel Chabert is considered dead. The narrative follows the return of this highly respectable man as he faces the truth of his absence. Honour and principles are personified in this character. Captivating!

    Publisher : ReadHowYouWant
    published : 2009
  • The narrative about a young and beautiful lady who strives to attain what is legally her own. A love triangle that unfolds and reveals how a wife is striving to achieve the love of her husband. A charming tale of struggle to maintain “Domestic Peace”.

    Publisher : ReadHowYouWant
    published : 2009
  • The poignant tale of a young girl whose whole life is marred by her father’s infinite greed. Balzac is at his best here and beautifully concocts a timeless classic by using ordinary people and circumstances. It shows how relationships and even true love can be ruined by avarice. Touching!

    Publisher : ReadHowYouWant
    published : 2009
  • An engrossing story of two poets who are out to fight for their ideologies has been presented in these pages. The Parisian life has been captured in its complete glory and captivates the reader. The joys and turmoil suffered by the protagonists have been beautifully depicted.

    Publisher : ReadHowYouWant
    published : 2009
  • ‘Father Goriot’ is a highly dramatic and charged tale of a father’s unconditional love for his daughters and his sufferings. Main character is Eugène de Rastignac, an idealistic and ambitious law student who delays his studies for an attempt to enter into Parisian society. Thus begin his pursuit of Goriot’s rich daughters....

    Publisher : ReadHowYouWant
    published : 2009