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History of the Thirteen

Honore de Balzac - Author

Herbert J. Hunt - Translator

Herbert J. Hunt - Editor

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ISBN 9780140443011 | 400 pages | 30 Nov 1975 | Penguin Classics | 5.07 x 7.79in | 18 - AND UP
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This trilogy of stories—"Ferragus: Chief of the Companions of Duty," "The Duchesse De Langeais," and "The Girl with the Golden Eyes"—purporting to be the history of a secret society, laid the foundation for Balzac’s Scenes of Parisian Life and is a stunning evocation of all ranks of society.