The Black Sheep

Honore de Balzac - Author

Donald Adamson - Translator

Donald Adamson - Introduction by

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ISBN 9780140442373 | 352 pages | 26 Aug 1976 | Penguin Classics | 5.07 x 7.79in | 18 - AND UP
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Two brothers—one a dashing, handsome ex-soldier, the other a sensitive artist—struggle to recover the family inheritance in a novel that explores the devastation that poverty can bring
‘No story in the world is more exciting than The Black Sheep, combining as it does the compelling readability of the blood-and-thunder with the deeper insights of literary art’ – Donald Adamson in the introduction.